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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 2,140 2,055 95.7 93.8-97.0 85 4.3 3.0- 6.2
-Piedmont NC 1,074 1,028 95.9 93.6-97.4 46 4.1 2.6- 6.4
GENDER
Male 421 402 96.6 94.0-98.1 19 3.4 1.9- 6.0
Female 653 626 95.3 91.1-97.6 27 4.7 2.4- 8.9
RACE
White 802 768 96.5 94.5-97.8 34 3.5 2.2- 5.5
African American 232 224 95.4 85.8-98.6 *** *** ***
Other minorities 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,055 1,011 96.0 93.6-97.5 44 4.0 2.5- 6.4
AGE
18-34 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 294 280 96.5 93.4-98.2 14 3.5 1.8- 6.6
55-64 301 294 97.5 93.5-99.1 *** *** ***
65-74 218 208 96.7 93.3-98.4 *** *** ***
75+ 207 194 93.7 87.4-96.9 13 6.3 3.1-12.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 224 217 98.8 97.3-99.4 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 332 314 94.4 89.9-96.9 18 5.6 3.1-10.1
Some Post-H.S. 286 277 96.2 87.3-98.9 *** *** ***
College Graduate 229 217 92.5 84.9-96.4 12 7.5 3.6-15.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 260 255 95.3 84.1-98.8 *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 244 234 98.0 95.3-99.2 *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 109 106 96.6 84.4-99.3 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 115 107 95.3 88.7-98.1 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 163 152 93.5 86.8-96.9 11 6.5 3.1-13.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 195 185 96.7 93.3-98.4 *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 879 843 95.7 92.9-97.5 36 4.3 2.5- 7.1

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*Asked only of those who considered themselves to have a disabilty.

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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