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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Chronic Health Conditions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,714 445 7.3 6.5- 8.2 4,269 92.7 91.8-93.5
-Piedmont NC 2,128 171 6.4 5.4- 7.6 1,957 93.6 92.4-94.6
GENDER
Male 990 79 6.3 4.8- 8.2 911 93.7 91.8-95.2
Female 1,138 92 6.5 5.2- 8.2 1,046 93.5 91.8-94.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,372 167 9.7 8.2-11.6 1,205 90.3 88.4-91.8
Non-Hispanic Black 439 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 319 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 522 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 299 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 356 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 352 35 9.4 6.6-13.1 317 90.6 86.9-93.4
65-74 344 59 17.1 12.6-22.7 285 82.9 77.3-87.4
75+ 215 54 22.8 16.9-30.0 161 77.2 70.0-83.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 223 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 476 42 7.3 5.2-10.2 434 92.7 89.8-94.8
Some Post-H.S. 571 37 4.6 3.2- 6.4 534 95.4 93.6-96.8
College Graduate 851 80 7.8 6.1- 9.9 771 92.2 90.1-93.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 170 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 279 20 5.6 3.4- 9.2 259 94.4 90.8-96.6
$25,000- 34,999 159 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 235 17 5.8 3.4- 9.8 218 94.2 90.2-96.6
$50,000- 74,999 290 19 4.7 2.8- 7.8 271 95.3 92.2-97.2
$75,000+ 596 64 8.4 6.4-11.0 532 91.6 89.0-93.6
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 568 69 10.0 7.6-13.1 499 90.0 86.9-92.4
No 1,493 97 5.3 4.2- 6.7 1,396 94.7 93.3-95.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 237 38 12.0 8.3-17.2 199 88.0 82.8-91.7
Non-Veteran 1,888 133 5.8 4.8- 7.1 1,755 94.2 92.9-95.2
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,167 70 4.6 3.6- 6.0 1,097 95.4 94.0-96.4
Regional City or Suburban County 506 52 8.2 5.9-11.2 454 91.8 88.8-94.1
Rural 457 49 8.8 6.2-12.2 408 91.2 87.8-93.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,185 46 3.4 2.5- 4.7 1,139 96.6 95.3-97.5
Unemployed 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 521 101 17.7 14.3-21.8 420 82.3 78.2-85.7
Unable to Work 139 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 183 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 149 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 252 20 6.6 3.9-10.8 232 93.4 89.2-96.1
151% to 200% 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 1,123 104 7.4 5.9- 9.1 1,019 92.6 90.9-94.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 847 74 7.3 5.5- 9.6 773 92.7 90.4-94.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,168 87 5.9 4.7- 7.4 1,081 94.1 92.6-95.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2018 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2018 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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.

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