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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,110 1,031 31.1 28.9-33.4 2,079 68.9 66.6-71.1
-Piedmont NC 1,700 551 29.9 27.1-32.9 1,149 70.1 67.1-72.9
GENDER
Male 717 183 23.1 19.2-27.4 534 76.9 72.6-80.8
Female 983 368 36.2 32.3-40.3 615 63.8 59.7-67.7
RACE
White 1,172 407 32.8 29.3-36.6 765 67.2 63.4-70.7
African American 355 102 25.5 20.0-31.9 253 74.5 68.1-80.0
Other minorities 144 33 17.5 11.2-26.2 111 82.5 73.8-88.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 137 23 17.6 10.8-27.3 114 82.4 72.7-89.2
Non-Hispanic 1,549 526 31.2 28.2-34.4 1,023 68.8 65.6-71.8
AGE
18-34 270 65 21.3 16.1-27.6 205 78.7 72.4-83.9
35-54 517 198 37.3 32.2-42.6 319 62.7 57.4-67.8
55-64 342 119 31.7 26.1-37.8 223 68.3 62.2-73.9
65-74 331 99 28.6 23.2-34.8 232 71.4 65.2-76.8
75+ 216 62 27.9 21.3-35.6 154 72.1 64.4-78.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 204 46 20.7 14.8-28.3 158 79.3 71.7-85.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 428 130 31.3 25.5-37.7 298 68.7 62.3-74.5
Some Post-H.S. 434 134 27.8 22.6-33.6 300 72.2 66.4-77.4
College Graduate 625 239 36.6 31.8-41.5 386 63.4 58.5-68.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 166 39 23.6 16.6-32.4 127 76.4 67.6-83.4
$15,000- 24,999 291 87 28.6 22.4-35.8 204 71.4 64.2-77.6
$25,000- 34,999 172 55 32.7 24.2-42.5 117 67.3 57.5-75.8
$35,000- 49,999 175 61 27.0 19.3-36.5 114 73.0 63.5-80.7
$50,000+ 556 219 35.9 30.6-41.5 337 64.1 58.5-69.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 453 138 28.6 23.5-34.3 315 71.4 65.7-76.5
No 1,236 412 30.4 27.0-33.9 824 69.6 66.1-73.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 198 46 21.7 15.1-30.1 152 78.3 69.9-84.9
Non-Veteran 1,500 504 30.8 27.8-34.0 996 69.2 66.0-72.2
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 541 175 31.6 26.5-37.2 366 68.4 62.8-73.5
No 1,159 376 29.1 25.8-32.6 783 70.9 67.4-74.2

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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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