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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 11,794 710 4.4 4.0- 4.8 11,084 95.6 95.2-96.0
-Piedmont NC 6,316 349 3.9 3.4- 4.4 5,967 96.1 95.6-96.6
GENDER
Male 2,502 168 4.2 3.4- 5.0 2,334 95.8 95.0-96.6
Female 3,814 181 3.6 3.0- 4.4 3,633 96.4 95.6-97.0
RACE
White 4,581 270 4.2 3.6- 4.9 4,311 95.8 95.1-96.4
African American 1,186 55 3.5 2.5- 4.9 1,131 96.5 95.1-97.5
Other minorities 491 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 413 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 5,880 341 4.1 3.6- 4.7 5,539 95.9 95.3-96.4
AGE
18-34 1,166 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 2,093 53 2.4 1.7- 3.2 2,040 97.6 96.8-98.3
55-64 1,174 76 6.1 4.6- 8.0 1,098 93.9 92.0-95.4
65-74 1,027 101 9.8 7.6-12.5 926 90.2 87.5-92.4
75+ 788 110 13.9 11.1-17.1 678 86.1 82.9-88.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 766 72 6.9 5.1- 9.3 694 93.1 90.7-94.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,732 111 4.0 3.2- 5.1 1,621 96.0 94.9-96.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,700 86 3.4 2.6- 4.5 1,614 96.6 95.5-97.4
College Graduate 2,094 79 2.5 1.9- 3.3 2,015 97.5 96.7-98.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 692 55 6.0 4.2- 8.5 637 94.0 91.5-95.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,045 80 5.1 3.8- 6.9 965 94.9 93.1-96.2
$25,000- 34,999 651 45 4.9 3.3- 7.3 606 95.1 92.7-96.7
$35,000- 49,999 762 38 3.3 2.2- 4.7 724 96.7 95.3-97.8
$50,000+ 2,074 64 2.6 1.9- 3.5 2,010 97.4 96.5-98.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,552 204 10.0 8.5-11.9 1,348 90.0 88.1-91.5
No 4,699 143 2.4 1.9- 3.0 4,556 97.6 97.0-98.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 763 81 8.3 6.5-10.7 682 91.7 89.3-93.5
Non-Veteran 5,550 268 3.3 2.8- 3.9 5,282 96.7 96.1-97.2

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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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