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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,695 311 5.7 4.9- 6.6 4,384 94.3 93.4-95.1
-Piedmont NC 2,121 120 5.2 4.1- 6.4 2,001 94.8 93.6-95.9
GENDER
Male 985 72 7.2 5.4- 9.5 913 92.8 90.5-94.6
Female 1,136 48 3.3 2.4- 4.6 1,088 96.7 95.4-97.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,370 93 6.6 5.1- 8.4 1,277 93.4 91.6-94.9
Non-Hispanic Black 435 17 2.9 1.7- 4.7 418 97.1 95.3-98.3
Other 318 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 524 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 299 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 356 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 349 26 8.7 5.5-13.7 323 91.3 86.3-94.5
65-74 342 40 16.4 11.2-23.2 302 83.6 76.8-88.8
75+ 211 40 16.0 11.1-22.4 171 84.0 77.6-88.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 221 19 9.1 5.1-15.4 202 90.9 84.6-94.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 474 35 6.4 4.3- 9.3 439 93.6 90.7-95.7
Some Post-H.S. 569 33 5.3 3.5- 8.0 536 94.7 92.0-96.5
College Graduate 850 32 2.2 1.5- 3.2 818 97.8 96.8-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 169 21 8.8 5.5-13.9 148 91.2 86.1-94.5
$15,000- 24,999 276 19 5.8 3.5- 9.4 257 94.2 90.6-96.5
$25,000- 34,999 157 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 235 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 291 18 8.7 5.0-14.7 273 91.3 85.3-95.0
$75,000+ 596 23 3.0 1.8- 5.1 573 97.0 94.9-98.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 565 64 10.7 7.9-14.3 501 89.3 85.7-92.1
No 1,489 55 3.5 2.5- 4.9 1,434 96.5 95.1-97.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 234 29 11.2 6.9-17.6 205 88.8 82.4-93.1
Non-Veteran 1,884 91 4.5 3.5- 5.8 1,793 95.5 94.2-96.5
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,165 51 3.9 2.8- 5.5 1,114 96.1 94.5-97.2
Regional City or Suburban County 506 32 5.1 3.2- 7.9 474 94.9 92.1-96.8
Rural 452 37 8.5 5.7-12.7 415 91.5 87.3-94.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,186 27 2.1 1.3- 3.4 1,159 97.9 96.6-98.7
Unemployed 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 515 60 11.3 8.4-15.1 455 88.7 84.9-91.6
Unable to Work 137 27 23.6 15.3-34.5 110 76.4 65.5-84.7
Other not in Labor Force 184 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 149 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 249 22 7.8 4.8-12.3 227 92.2 87.7-95.2
151% to 200% 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 1,122 51 4.5 3.1- 6.3 1,071 95.5 93.7-96.9
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 842 65 7.1 5.2- 9.7 777 92.9 90.3-94.8
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,166 46 3.6 2.5- 5.1 1,120 96.4 94.9-97.5

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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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