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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Own Rent Other arrangement
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,753 8,363 70.7 69.6-71.7 2,771 22.8 21.9-23.7 619 6.5 5.9- 7.3
-Piedmont NC 6,287 4,421 70.7 69.2-72.1 1,532 22.8 21.6-24.1 334 6.5 5.6- 7.5
GENDER
Male 2,492 1,785 71.8 69.5-73.9 557 21.0 19.2-23.0 150 7.2 5.9- 8.8
Female 3,795 2,636 69.7 67.7-71.5 975 24.4 22.8-26.2 184 5.9 4.8- 7.2
RACE
White 4,569 3,572 78.2 76.6-79.7 790 16.1 14.9-17.5 207 5.7 4.7- 6.8
African American 1,179 600 54.7 51.0-58.3 485 35.9 32.5-39.3 94 9.5 7.3-12.2
Other minorities 489 222 54.2 48.3-60.0 240 40.2 34.7-46.0 27 5.6 3.5- 8.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 410 157 46.1 40.1-52.2 232 49.3 43.4-55.2 21 4.7 3.0- 7.2
Non-Hispanic 5,857 4,251 72.6 71.1-74.1 1,295 20.7 19.5-22.0 311 6.7 5.7- 7.7
AGE
18-34 1,154 440 45.5 41.9-49.0 569 40.6 37.4-43.9 145 13.9 11.6-16.6
35-54 2,078 1,472 76.7 74.5-78.6 527 19.5 17.7-21.4 79 3.8 2.9- 5.2
55-64 1,178 948 86.2 83.7-88.4 191 11.0 9.0-13.4 39 2.8 1.9- 4.1
65-74 1,027 883 91.7 89.9-93.2 122 7.1 5.7- 8.8 22 1.2 0.8- 2.0
75+ 797 640 87.2 84.6-89.4 110 9.1 7.2-11.4 47 3.7 2.7- 5.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 769 389 54.3 49.6-58.9 321 37.0 32.8-41.4 59 8.7 6.1-12.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,730 1,161 69.0 66.2-71.7 453 23.4 21.1-25.9 116 7.6 6.0- 9.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,694 1,161 69.5 66.7-72.1 430 23.1 20.8-25.6 103 7.4 5.8- 9.3
College Graduate 2,075 1,697 83.6 81.5-85.4 323 13.3 11.7-15.0 55 3.2 2.1- 4.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 697 262 39.4 34.7-44.3 352 47.2 42.4-52.0 83 13.4 10.2-17.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,051 562 51.8 47.9-55.7 422 41.4 37.7-45.3 67 6.8 4.8- 9.4
$25,000- 34,999 652 430 67.9 63.2-72.3 194 26.3 22.4-30.5 28 5.8 3.6- 9.2
$35,000- 49,999 763 601 80.8 77.3-83.9 141 16.4 13.5-19.6 21 2.8 1.7- 4.7
$50,000+ 2,071 1,826 88.8 86.9-90.4 205 8.3 7.0- 9.8 40 2.9 1.9- 4.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,565 1,062 70.4 67.3-73.4 395 22.3 19.7-25.1 108 7.3 5.5- 9.6
No 4,666 3,328 70.8 69.2-72.5 1,114 22.8 21.4-24.3 224 6.4 5.4- 7.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 764 605 80.1 76.4-83.4 122 15.3 12.4-18.8 37 4.6 3.1- 6.7
Non-Veteran 5,521 3,814 69.5 67.9-71.0 1,410 23.7 22.4-25.1 297 6.8 5.8- 7.8

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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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