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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,787 1,585 14.5 13.5-15.7 9,202 85.5 84.3-86.5
-Piedmont NC 6,000 800 13.8 12.4-15.4 5,200 86.2 84.6-87.6
GENDER
Male 2,262 286 14.0 11.8-16.6 1,976 86.0 83.4-88.2
Female 3,738 514 13.7 12.0-15.5 3,224 86.3 84.5-88.0
RACE
White 4,602 584 13.2 11.6-14.9 4,018 86.8 85.1-88.4
African American 986 153 15.2 11.9-19.2 833 84.8 80.8-88.1
Other minorities 370 58 16.5 11.7-22.8 312 83.5 77.2-88.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 293 48 17.0 11.7-24.1 245 83.0 75.9-88.3
Non-Hispanic 5,692 746 13.5 12.1-15.1 4,946 86.5 84.9-87.9
AGE
18-34 689 71 12.3 9.3-15.9 618 87.7 84.1-90.7
35-54 2,016 273 14.2 12.0-16.7 1,743 85.8 83.3-88.0
55-64 1,254 180 14.7 12.1-17.9 1,074 85.3 82.1-87.9
65-74 1,099 122 13.4 10.2-17.3 977 86.6 82.7-89.8
75+ 870 145 18.0 14.0-22.8 725 82.0 77.2-86.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 666 202 31.9 26.5-37.8 464 68.1 62.2-73.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,618 234 13.8 11.2-17.0 1,384 86.2 83.0-88.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,460 206 12.3 10.2-14.9 1,254 87.7 85.1-89.8
College Graduate 2,236 152 5.6 4.3- 7.3 2,084 94.4 92.7-95.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 608 187 31.2 25.6-37.5 421 68.8 62.5-74.4
$15,000- 24,999 978 189 22.8 18.5-27.7 789 77.2 72.3-81.5
$25,000- 34,999 546 67 11.5 8.0-16.3 479 88.5 83.7-92.0
$35,000- 49,999 707 76 12.3 9.0-16.5 631 87.7 83.5-91.0
$50,000+ 2,126 124 4.9 3.7- 6.3 2,002 95.1 93.7-96.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 768 108 14.9 11.2-19.5 660 85.1 80.5-88.8
Non-Veteran 5,229 691 13.7 12.2-15.3 4,538 86.3 84.7-87.8

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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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