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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 440 151 31.7 26.1-37.9 289 68.3 62.1-73.9
GENDER
Male 192 50 19.1 13.4-26.4 142 80.9 73.6-86.6
Female 248 101 44.2 35.8-53.0 147 55.8 47.0-64.2
RACE
White 397 143 31.9 26.2-38.2 254 68.1 61.8-73.8
Other minorities 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 107 36 25.4 16.8-36.4 71 74.6 63.6-83.2
75+ 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 125 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 140 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 126 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 143 53 27.2 19.4-36.8 90 72.8 63.2-80.6
No 297 98 33.6 26.7-41.3 199 66.4 58.7-73.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 371 134 32.9 26.7-39.7 237 67.1 60.3-73.3
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 341 121 32.6 26.2-39.6 220 67.4 60.4-73.8
No 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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