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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,737 553 4.3 3.8- 5.0 874 6.6 5.9- 7.3 790 6.1 5.5- 6.8 8,520 83.0 81.9-84.0
-Piedmont NC 5,985 296 4.2 3.5- 5.0 441 6.0 5.2- 7.0 373 5.4 4.6- 6.4 4,875 84.4 82.9-85.7
GENDER
Male 2,261 111 4.3 3.2- 5.7 171 6.1 4.8- 7.6 146 5.2 4.0- 6.7 1,833 84.5 82.2-86.6
Female 3,724 185 4.1 3.2- 5.1 270 6.0 5.0- 7.3 227 5.7 4.7- 6.9 3,042 84.2 82.3-85.9
RACE
White 4,591 207 3.9 3.1- 4.8 337 6.0 5.1- 7.2 281 5.6 4.7- 6.7 3,766 84.5 82.8-86.0
African American 983 74 5.7 4.0- 8.0 94 8.4 6.2-11.4 75 6.4 4.4- 9.2 740 79.5 75.5-83.0
Other minorities 368 14 3.3 1.5- 7.1 *** *** *** 13 1.9 1.0- 3.6 332 93.6 89.9-96.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 293 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** 274 95.3 91.1-97.5
Non-Hispanic 5,677 288 4.3 3.6- 5.1 439 6.6 5.6- 7.6 362 5.8 4.9- 6.8 4,588 83.4 81.9-84.8
AGE
18-34 687 13 2.8 1.6- 5.1 25 3.1 1.8- 5.3 *** *** *** 643 93.3 90.4-95.3
35-54 2,016 63 2.5 1.8- 3.5 121 5.9 4.5- 7.6 117 6.2 4.7- 8.1 1,715 85.4 83.0-87.6
55-64 1,250 74 6.9 4.9- 9.5 121 9.0 6.9-11.9 112 9.9 7.7-12.5 943 74.2 70.3-77.8
65-74 1,100 65 6.4 4.6- 8.9 88 7.9 5.9-10.6 71 6.7 4.4-10.0 876 79.0 74.9-82.5
75+ 862 78 9.9 7.0-13.8 82 10.0 7.0-14.2 62 8.3 5.8-11.8 640 71.7 66.5-76.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 660 59 8.6 5.8-12.6 67 8.2 5.5-11.9 104 13.3 10.0-17.5 430 69.9 64.2-75.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,614 91 4.5 3.3- 6.1 135 5.7 4.4- 7.3 121 5.7 4.1- 7.7 1,267 84.2 81.4-86.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,459 66 3.3 2.3- 4.7 132 7.5 5.7- 9.7 98 4.3 3.3- 5.6 1,163 85.0 82.3-87.3
College Graduate 2,232 79 2.4 1.7- 3.3 105 3.7 2.7- 5.1 49 2.2 1.4- 3.7 1,999 91.6 89.7-93.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 599 49 9.5 6.2-14.4 89 10.9 7.7-15.2 128 15.5 11.9-19.9 333 64.1 57.9-69.9
$15,000- 24,999 978 58 5.1 3.4- 7.8 107 8.7 6.3-11.7 89 8.2 5.7-11.6 724 78.0 73.5-81.9
$25,000- 34,999 547 38 6.0 3.8- 9.1 44 6.6 4.2-10.2 30 3.4 2.2- 5.3 435 84.1 79.5-87.8
$35,000- 49,999 706 29 2.9 1.8- 4.6 55 7.6 5.1-11.2 32 3.7 2.3- 5.8 590 85.9 81.8-89.1
$50,000+ 2,124 61 2.2 1.5- 3.3 71 2.8 2.0- 4.1 34 2.3 1.4- 3.8 1,958 92.6 90.7-94.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 766 54 5.6 3.8- 8.3 72 10.6 7.4-14.9 73 7.9 5.7-10.7 567 75.9 71.1-80.2
Non-Veteran 5,216 242 4.0 3.3- 4.9 369 5.5 4.6- 6.5 300 5.1 4.3- 6.2 4,305 85.4 83.9-86.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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