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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,361 188 12.1 9.9-14.6 1,173 87.9 85.4-90.1
-Piedmont NC 719 99 11.4 8.7-14.9 620 88.6 85.1-91.3
GENDER
Male 307 54 15.3 10.7-21.5 253 84.7 78.5-89.3
Female 412 45 7.9 5.2-11.8 367 92.1 88.2-94.8
RACE
White 511 72 12.2 9.0-16.5 439 87.8 83.5-91.0
African American 185 24 10.6 5.9-18.2 161 89.4 81.8-94.1
Other minorities 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 699 98 11.9 9.0-15.4 601 88.1 84.6-91.0
AGE
18-34 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 122 14 8.6 4.5-15.8 108 91.4 84.2-95.5
55-64 191 29 15.5 9.5-24.2 162 84.5 75.8-90.5
65-74 221 33 12.0 8.0-17.8 188 88.0 82.2-92.0
75+ 163 22 11.8 6.7-20.0 141 88.2 80.0-93.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 130 19 9.2 5.2-15.9 111 90.8 84.1-94.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 243 41 13.6 8.5-21.2 202 86.4 78.8-91.5
Some Post-H.S. 181 24 10.8 6.3-18.0 157 89.2 82.0-93.7
College Graduate 165 15 12.1 6.1-22.3 150 87.9 77.7-93.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 120 18 16.1 8.9-27.4 102 83.9 72.6-91.1
$15,000- 24,999 137 23 12.7 6.9-22.1 114 87.3 77.9-93.1
$25,000- 34,999 88 12 6.1 3.0-11.9 76 93.9 88.1-97.0
$35,000- 49,999 93 11 8.4 3.4-19.6 82 91.6 80.4-96.6
$50,000+ 147 14 10.7 5.4-20.1 133 89.3 79.9-94.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 370 65 16.1 11.4-22.1 305 83.9 77.9-88.6
No 346 34 7.0 4.4-10.8 312 93.0 89.2-95.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 142 19 13.2 7.2-23.0 123 86.8 77.0-92.8
Non-Veteran 577 80 11.0 8.1-14.8 497 89.0 85.2-91.9

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes.

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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