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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Nutrition

When you eat out, how likely are you to choose foods or beverages labeled as healthy?
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  Total
Respond.^
Very likely Somewhat likely Somewhat unlikely Very unlikely Do not eat out
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,491 1,610 30.2 27.8-32.6 1,746 39.4 36.8-42.0 468 13.2 11.3-15.4 368 10.7 8.9-12.7 299 6.5 5.3- 8.0
-Piedmont NC 2,450 907 31.7 28.5-35.1 978 39.1 35.6-42.6 239 14.0 11.3-17.3 175 9.4 7.3-12.0 151 5.8 4.4- 7.7
GENDER
Male 854 263 27.3 22.6-32.6 346 38.8 33.5-44.4 110 14.2 10.5-19.0 78 12.8 9.0-17.9 57 6.9 4.5-10.4
Female 1,596 644 35.2 31.0-39.7 632 39.3 34.9-43.9 129 13.9 10.3-18.6 97 6.6 4.8- 9.0 94 5.0 3.5- 7.1
RACE
White 1,925 713 30.1 26.6-33.9 784 41.4 37.4-45.5 192 14.7 11.6-18.5 135 9.0 6.6-12.0 101 4.8 3.3- 6.9
African American 401 135 34.1 26.8-42.3 157 34.7 27.6-42.5 38 12.2 7.4-19.3 35 12.5 7.7-19.6 36 6.6 4.2-10.2
Other minorities 111 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 67 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,380 878 31.1 27.9-34.5 963 40.0 36.5-43.6 231 14.3 11.5-17.7 170 9.6 7.4-12.3 138 5.0 3.7- 6.6
AGE
18-34 210 58 27.5 20.1-36.3 93 38.7 30.5-47.5 33 20.1 13.5-28.7 20 10.2 5.8-17.3 *** *** ***
35-54 845 287 30.3 25.8-35.2 357 41.5 36.5-46.7 87 12.4 8.8-17.1 73 10.9 7.7-15.2 41 4.9 3.3- 7.3
55-64 530 208 37.0 31.5-42.9 217 39.7 33.6-46.1 45 8.4 5.7-12.4 32 7.5 4.6-12.2 28 7.3 4.2-12.4
65-74 473 167 31.7 26.2-37.7 206 41.8 35.7-48.1 44 11.5 7.9-16.5 26 6.6 3.9-10.9 30 8.4 5.0-14.0
75+ 365 170 44.1 35.6-52.9 99 23.2 17.9-29.6 29 12.7 7.0-21.7 22 4.8 2.9- 7.7 45 15.3 9.8-22.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 225 71 25.3 17.8-34.6 61 24.3 16.6-34.2 22 12.3 6.1-23.1 29 18.1 10.4-29.5 42 20.0 13.1-29.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 616 200 27.7 21.4-35.1 261 43.8 36.6-51.4 61 14.8 9.4-22.8 45 7.6 4.7-12.0 49 6.0 3.2-11.1
Some Post-H.S. 631 249 33.2 27.2-39.7 239 40.0 33.3-47.1 65 14.2 9.7-20.5 47 9.1 5.6-14.6 31 3.5 2.0- 5.9
College Graduate 967 383 35.5 30.5-40.8 413 40.9 36.0-46.0 91 14.3 10.3-19.6 53 7.5 4.7-11.7 27 1.9 1.2- 3.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 211 *** *** *** *** *** *** 20 9.3 4.4-18.3 19 8.9 4.6-16.4 33 18.0 10.2-29.6
$15,000- 24,999 346 123 24.2 16.9-33.4 129 36.2 27.2-46.2 *** *** *** 27 10.2 5.0-19.7 31 8.0 4.5-14.0
$25,000- 34,999 230 *** *** *** *** *** *** 21 11.8 6.6-20.2 17 9.7 4.7-18.8 19 6.3 3.5-11.2
$35,000- 49,999 311 120 34.2 25.4-44.2 128 44.4 35.0-54.3 30 9.7 5.9-15.5 20 7.8 4.5-13.0 13 4.0 2.0- 7.9
$50,000+ 931 345 31.6 26.9-36.8 406 42.3 37.0-47.8 103 15.6 11.4-20.9 60 9.1 5.9-13.8 17 1.4 0.7- 2.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 721 253 30.5 24.8-36.9 260 32.2 26.8-38.0 78 16.1 10.8-23.4 59 11.6 7.2-18.1 71 9.6 6.7-13.6
No 1,723 652 32.1 28.3-36.1 715 41.2 37.1-45.4 161 13.4 10.4-17.2 115 8.6 6.4-11.6 80 4.7 3.2- 6.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 318 113 33.6 25.1-43.3 116 33.6 25.4-42.8 39 10.6 7.0-15.7 24 11.1 5.5-21.1 26 11.2 6.2-19.4
Non-Veteran 2,131 794 31.5 28.0-35.1 861 39.7 36.0-43.6 200 14.5 11.5-18.1 151 9.1 7.0-11.9 125 5.2 3.8- 7.0

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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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