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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,989 3,117 23.1 21.9-24.3 7,872 76.9 75.7-78.1
-Piedmont NC 6,123 1,590 21.2 19.7-22.8 4,533 78.8 77.2-80.3
GENDER
Male 2,327 544 18.9 16.6-21.5 1,783 81.1 78.5-83.4
Female 3,796 1,046 23.3 21.3-25.4 2,750 76.7 74.6-78.7
RACE
White 4,691 1,272 22.0 20.3-23.9 3,419 78.0 76.1-79.7
African American 1,011 246 21.9 18.2-26.2 765 78.1 73.8-81.8
Other minorities 376 65 13.9 9.7-19.7 311 86.1 80.3-90.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 298 43 12.7 8.2-19.1 255 87.3 80.9-91.8
Non-Hispanic 5,808 1,543 21.9 20.3-23.6 4,265 78.1 76.4-79.7
AGE
18-34 742 87 11.7 9.1-15.0 655 88.3 85.0-90.9
35-54 2,055 424 20.0 17.5-22.8 1,631 80.0 77.2-82.5
55-64 1,273 411 30.9 27.3-34.7 862 69.1 65.3-72.7
65-74 1,108 340 30.3 26.3-34.7 768 69.7 65.3-73.7
75+ 875 310 34.4 29.6-39.5 565 65.6 60.5-70.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 683 240 28.7 24.0-34.1 443 71.3 65.9-76.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,641 453 21.3 18.3-24.6 1,188 78.7 75.4-81.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,472 413 22.6 19.6-25.8 1,059 77.4 74.2-80.4
College Graduate 2,307 477 15.5 13.5-17.7 1,830 84.5 82.3-86.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 612 282 35.2 29.6-41.3 330 64.8 58.7-70.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,003 320 25.8 21.8-30.4 683 74.2 69.6-78.2
$25,000- 34,999 561 161 22.3 17.8-27.6 400 77.7 72.4-82.2
$35,000- 49,999 724 172 19.9 16.0-24.3 552 80.1 75.7-84.0
$50,000+ 2,181 388 15.1 12.9-17.6 1,793 84.9 82.4-87.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 774 241 28.3 23.6-33.5 533 71.7 66.5-76.4
Non-Veteran 5,346 1,348 20.4 18.7-22.1 3,998 79.6 77.9-81.3

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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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