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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Within past 12 months 1 or more years ago Don't know Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 894 735 81.2 77.8-84.1 51 7.1 5.0- 9.9 85 9.0 7.1-11.4 23 2.7 1.7- 4.3
-Piedmont NC 454 376 80.9 75.9-85.1 27 8.0 4.9-12.6 40 9.0 6.4-12.4 11 2.1 1.1- 4.1
GENDER
Male 197 164 82.5 75.0-88.0 *** *** *** 18 8.8 5.3-14.1 *** *** ***
Female 257 212 79.5 72.2-85.2 *** *** *** 22 9.2 5.8-14.2 *** *** ***
RACE
White 306 252 79.9 73.3-85.3 *** *** *** 31 9.7 6.6-14.1 *** *** ***
African American 126 107 84.8 76.6-90.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 19 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 24 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 428 359 82.1 76.9-86.3 24 7.7 4.6-12.7 36 8.2 5.7-11.6 *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 92 71 76.0 64.7-84.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 126 113 89.8 82.4-94.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 133 107 81.0 72.4-87.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 92 77 81.8 70.6-89.4 *** *** *** 12 15.5 8.6-26.3 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 87 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 143 120 80.9 71.7-87.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 116 93 80.9 71.6-87.8 *** *** *** 16 13.3 7.9-21.7 *** *** ***
College Graduate 108 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 83 67 80.7 69.1-88.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 48 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 51 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 101 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 223 186 83.7 77.4-88.5 *** *** *** 25 11.1 7.3-16.6 *** *** ***
No 227 188 79.1 71.2-85.3 18 11.4 6.5-19.3 15 7.3 4.2-12.4 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 71 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 383 313 79.2 73.5-84.0 25 9.1 5.6-14.5 35 9.2 6.4-13.1 *** *** ***
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 146 115 77.2 68.4-84.2 *** *** *** 17 12.2 7.3-19.5 *** *** ***
No 308 261 82.7 76.2-87.6 19 8.3 4.6-14.7 23 7.5 4.7-11.6 *** *** ***

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*Asked of all respondents with doctor-diagnosed diabetes

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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