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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Very satisfied Somewhat satisfied Not at all satisfied
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,673 4,494 64.7 63.3-66.1 1,939 31.2 29.8-32.6 240 4.1 3.6- 4.8
-Piedmont NC 3,621 2,439 64.3 62.4-66.2 1,062 31.8 30.0-33.8 120 3.8 3.1- 4.8
GENDER
Male 1,519 990 61.6 58.6-64.6 468 33.8 31.0-36.8 61 4.6 3.4- 6.1
Female 2,102 1,449 66.7 64.2-69.2 594 30.1 27.7-32.5 59 3.2 2.3- 4.4
RACE
White 2,527 1,755 65.8 63.4-68.0 693 30.4 28.1-32.7 79 3.9 3.0- 5.1
African American 759 479 61.3 57.1-65.4 256 35.1 31.1-39.3 24 3.6 2.2- 5.8
Other minorities 285 172 60.5 53.6-67.1 97 34.8 28.5-41.7 16 4.6 2.7- 7.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 285 159 56.3 49.7-62.7 106 36.6 30.5-43.1 20 7.1 4.4-11.5
Non-Hispanic 3,309 2,261 65.0 63.0-67.0 948 31.4 29.4-33.4 100 3.6 2.8- 4.5
AGE
18-34 571 308 54.7 50.0-59.2 238 40.5 36.1-45.1 25 4.8 3.2- 7.3
35-54 1,087 704 64.0 60.8-67.2 332 31.1 28.1-34.3 51 4.9 3.6- 6.6
55-64 723 494 67.7 63.7-71.4 208 29.7 26.1-33.6 21 2.6 1.6- 4.1
65-74 674 497 73.2 69.1-76.8 165 25.6 21.9-29.6 12 1.3 0.7- 2.3
75+ 496 388 79.4 75.0-83.1 98 18.3 14.8-22.5 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 454 280 56.9 51.2-62.3 151 36.6 31.3-42.2 23 6.6 4.0-10.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 934 596 63.2 59.4-66.9 299 33.0 29.4-36.8 39 3.8 2.6- 5.5
Some Post-H.S. 927 601 61.0 57.1-64.6 286 34.4 30.9-38.2 40 4.6 3.3- 6.5
College Graduate 1,288 950 73.4 70.5-76.1 320 25.1 22.5-28.0 18 1.5 0.9- 2.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 403 227 51.7 45.7-57.6 150 41.3 35.6-47.3 26 7.0 4.4-10.9
$15,000- 24,999 577 337 54.0 48.9-58.9 210 40.4 35.5-45.5 30 5.6 3.7- 8.4
$25,000- 34,999 325 210 60.7 54.2-66.9 102 33.4 27.6-39.7 *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 391 280 69.6 63.4-75.1 101 27.7 22.3-33.8 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 1,184 902 73.2 70.0-76.2 267 25.2 22.3-28.4 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 931 574 58.5 54.6-62.4 310 35.6 31.9-39.4 47 5.9 4.3- 8.1
No 2,558 1,792 66.3 64.0-68.6 700 30.4 28.3-32.7 66 3.2 2.4- 4.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 431 293 64.0 58.1-69.6 123 32.4 27.0-38.4 15 3.5 2.0- 6.1
Non-Veteran 3,182 2,143 64.4 62.4-66.5 935 31.7 29.7-33.7 104 3.9 3.1- 4.9
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,230 793 60.8 57.3-64.1 396 35.4 32.1-38.9 41 3.8 2.6- 5.5
No 2,391 1,646 66.1 63.8-68.4 666 30.0 27.8-32.3 79 3.9 3.0- 5.0

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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