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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,843 1,293 33.3 31.2-35.4 2,550 66.7 64.6-68.8
-Piedmont NC 2,249 733 31.4 28.7-34.3 1,516 68.6 65.7-71.3
GENDER
Male 890 214 24.1 20.5-28.2 676 75.9 71.8-79.5
Female 1,359 519 38.1 34.3-42.1 840 61.9 57.9-65.7
RACE
White 1,665 562 34.0 30.7-37.5 1,103 66.0 62.5-69.3
African American 425 141 30.0 24.5-36.1 284 70.0 63.9-75.5
Other minorities 141 23 15.6 9.2-25.1 118 84.4 74.9-90.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 151 30 19.7 13.2-28.5 121 80.3 71.5-86.8
Non-Hispanic 2,089 700 32.6 29.7-35.7 1,389 67.4 64.3-70.3
AGE
18-34 322 104 32.7 26.6-39.4 218 67.3 60.6-73.4
35-54 705 250 32.8 28.4-37.4 455 67.2 62.6-71.6
55-64 450 170 32.0 27.0-37.5 280 68.0 62.5-73.0
65-74 403 117 29.6 23.5-36.5 286 70.4 63.5-76.5
75+ 348 86 23.4 18.3-29.5 262 76.6 70.5-81.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 308 74 22.6 16.8-29.7 234 77.4 70.3-83.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 576 165 25.7 21.2-30.9 411 74.3 69.1-78.8
Some Post-H.S. 574 200 34.9 29.4-40.8 374 65.1 59.2-70.6
College Graduate 789 294 38.4 33.7-43.3 495 61.6 56.7-66.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 231 66 25.8 18.9-34.3 165 74.2 65.7-81.1
$15,000- 24,999 387 126 26.4 21.2-32.4 261 73.6 67.6-78.8
$25,000- 34,999 213 62 28.2 20.6-37.2 151 71.8 62.8-79.4
$35,000- 49,999 250 93 38.0 29.9-46.8 157 62.0 53.2-70.1
$50,000+ 728 266 35.5 30.8-40.6 462 64.5 59.4-69.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 611 197 31.1 26.3-36.3 414 68.9 63.7-73.7
No 1,626 533 31.8 28.6-35.2 1,093 68.2 64.8-71.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 264 64 22.3 16.3-29.6 200 77.7 70.4-83.7
Non-Veteran 1,982 669 32.5 29.6-35.6 1,313 67.5 64.4-70.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 840 290 36.1 31.6-40.9 550 63.9 59.1-68.4
No 1,409 443 29.5 26.2-33.0 966 70.5 67.0-73.8

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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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