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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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Very satisfied Somewhat satisfied Not at all satisfied
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,440 5,532 62.9 61.5-64.4 2,414 29.7 28.3-31.0 494 7.4 6.6- 8.3
-Piedmont NC 4,927 3,289 64.3 62.4-66.1 1,363 28.8 27.1-30.6 275 6.9 5.9- 8.1
GENDER
Male 1,919 1,267 62.9 59.9-65.7 518 29.1 26.5-32.0 134 8.0 6.5- 9.8
Female 3,008 2,022 65.5 63.0-67.9 845 28.5 26.3-30.8 141 6.0 4.8- 7.6
RACE
White 3,570 2,481 68.2 66.0-70.4 914 26.3 24.4-28.4 175 5.4 4.4- 6.6
African American 969 563 53.8 49.5-58.1 340 35.9 31.9-40.1 66 10.3 7.6-13.8
Other minorities 340 219 60.6 54.0-66.9 91 29.7 23.9-36.2 30 9.7 6.4-14.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 304 209 68.2 61.8-74.0 66 23.4 18.2-29.6 29 8.4 5.7-12.3
Non-Hispanic 4,601 3,070 63.9 61.9-65.8 1,287 29.3 27.5-31.2 244 6.8 5.7- 8.0
AGE
18-34 722 421 58.8 54.5-63.1 236 31.6 27.7-35.7 65 9.6 7.3-12.6
35-54 1,538 954 61.9 58.7-65.0 468 29.9 27.0-32.9 116 8.3 6.6-10.4
55-64 988 658 66.9 62.9-70.6 280 28.5 24.9-32.4 50 4.6 3.1- 6.7
65-74 890 670 76.6 72.8-80.0 196 21.0 17.7-24.7 24 2.4 1.5- 4.0
75+ 745 564 76.3 71.8-80.3 165 22.3 18.3-26.7 16 1.4 0.8- 2.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 663 422 61.4 56.3-66.3 184 27.5 23.2-32.2 57 11.1 8.0-15.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,340 860 59.9 56.1-63.5 390 31.0 27.6-34.6 90 9.1 7.0-11.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,293 869 65.0 61.3-68.6 358 29.2 25.8-32.7 66 5.9 4.3- 8.0
College Graduate 1,625 1,135 69.6 66.6-72.5 428 26.9 24.1-29.8 62 3.5 2.5- 4.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 543 314 55.3 49.4-61.1 169 31.0 25.9-36.6 60 13.7 9.9-18.6
$15,000- 24,999 848 514 56.9 52.4-61.3 261 32.6 28.6-37.0 73 10.4 7.8-13.8
$25,000- 34,999 451 277 58.5 52.1-64.7 147 34.5 28.7-40.9 27 6.9 4.3-10.9
$35,000- 49,999 569 405 66.5 60.8-71.7 139 28.4 23.5-33.9 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 1,517 1,112 71.4 68.2-74.5 369 26.1 23.1-29.3 36 2.5 1.6- 3.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,320 812 58.2 54.4-61.9 429 34.1 30.6-37.7 79 7.7 5.7-10.3
No 3,539 2,443 66.2 64.0-68.3 905 27.1 25.1-29.2 191 6.7 5.6- 8.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 553 413 73.5 68.4-78.1 117 22.9 18.6-27.9 23 3.6 2.1- 6.1
Non-Veteran 4,371 2,875 63.3 61.3-65.3 1,244 29.4 27.5-31.3 252 7.3 6.2- 8.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,828 1,200 63.4 60.3-66.5 524 30.8 27.9-33.9 104 5.8 4.5- 7.4
No 3,099 2,089 64.6 62.2-66.9 839 28.0 25.9-30.2 171 7.4 6.1- 9.0

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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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