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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Chronic Health Conditions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,854 395 2.6 2.3- 3.0 11,459 97.4 97.0-97.7
-Piedmont NC 6,338 194 2.4 2.0- 2.9 6,144 97.6 97.1-98.0
GENDER
Male 2,508 74 2.6 1.9- 3.5 2,434 97.4 96.5-98.1
Female 3,830 120 2.3 1.9- 2.9 3,710 97.7 97.1-98.1
RACE
White 4,601 144 2.6 2.1- 3.2 4,457 97.4 96.8-97.9
African American 1,187 36 2.2 1.5- 3.3 1,151 97.8 96.7-98.5
Other minorities 492 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 412 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 5,904 186 2.5 2.1- 3.0 5,718 97.5 97.0-97.9
AGE
18-34 1,162 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 2,091 49 2.2 1.6- 3.0 2,042 97.8 97.0-98.4
55-64 1,184 35 2.6 1.8- 3.9 1,149 97.4 96.1-98.2
65-74 1,033 41 3.9 2.7- 5.5 992 96.1 94.5-97.3
75+ 800 53 5.9 4.3- 8.1 747 94.1 91.9-95.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 768 31 3.2 1.9- 5.5 737 96.8 94.5-98.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,743 69 3.2 2.4- 4.2 1,674 96.8 95.8-97.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,707 50 2.1 1.5- 3.0 1,657 97.9 97.0-98.5
College Graduate 2,097 44 1.6 1.1- 2.3 2,053 98.4 97.7-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 696 36 4.4 2.8- 6.8 660 95.6 93.2-97.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,057 49 3.7 2.7- 5.1 1,008 96.3 94.9-97.3
$25,000- 34,999 652 16 1.8 1.0- 3.1 636 98.2 96.9-99.0
$35,000- 49,999 765 19 1.4 0.8- 2.4 746 98.6 97.6-99.2
$50,000+ 2,074 37 1.4 1.0- 2.1 2,037 98.6 97.9-99.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,569 110 6.1 4.8- 7.6 1,459 93.9 92.4-95.2
No 4,705 83 1.5 1.1- 2.0 4,622 98.5 98.0-98.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 769 21 1.8 1.1- 2.8 748 98.2 97.2-98.9
Non-Veteran 5,566 173 2.5 2.1- 3.1 5,393 97.5 96.9-97.9

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 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).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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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