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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?

(Ever told) you had a stroke?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,717 227 3.8 3.2- 4.5 4,490 96.2 95.5-96.8
-Piedmont NC 2,126 83 3.1 2.3- 4.1 2,043 96.9 95.9-97.7
GENDER
Male 986 44 3.7 2.5- 5.3 942 96.3 94.7-97.5
Female 1,140 39 2.6 1.7- 3.8 1,101 97.4 96.2-98.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,370 52 3.3 2.3- 4.7 1,318 96.7 95.3-97.7
Non-Hispanic Black 439 21 3.2 2.0- 5.1 418 96.8 94.9-98.0
Other 319 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 523 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 299 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 356 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 351 21 6.7 4.0-11.0 330 93.3 89.0-96.0
65-74 345 25 6.4 3.7-10.8 320 93.6 89.2-96.3
75+ 213 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 224 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 473 23 3.7 2.2- 6.1 450 96.3 93.9-97.8
Some Post-H.S. 570 23 3.4 1.9- 5.7 547 96.6 94.3-98.1
College Graduate 852 23 2.1 1.3- 3.4 829 97.9 96.6-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 170 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 278 17 4.7 2.8- 8.0 261 95.3 92.0-97.2
$25,000- 34,999 159 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 236 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 291 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 594 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 566 56 8.2 5.8-11.4 510 91.8 88.6-94.2
No 1,493 25 1.3 0.8- 2.0 1,468 98.7 98.0-99.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 237 23 9.9 5.7-16.8 214 90.1 83.2-94.3
Non-Veteran 1,886 60 2.3 1.7- 3.2 1,826 97.7 96.8-98.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,164 41 2.7 1.8- 4.1 1,123 97.3 95.9-98.2
Regional City or Suburban County 507 19 3.0 1.8- 5.1 488 97.0 94.9-98.2
Rural 457 23 4.2 2.5- 6.9 434 95.8 93.1-97.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,184 17 1.1 0.7- 1.9 1,167 98.9 98.1-99.3
Unemployed 75 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 519 31 4.8 3.0- 7.6 488 95.2 92.4-97.0
Unable to Work 139 25 17.2 10.3-27.2 114 82.8 72.8-89.7
Other not in Labor Force 184 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 149 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 251 19 5.2 3.2- 8.6 232 94.8 91.4-96.8
151% to 200% 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 1,123 31 2.2 1.3- 3.5 1,092 97.8 96.5-98.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 846 40 3.4 2.3- 5.0 806 96.6 95.0-97.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,167 38 2.8 1.9- 4.3 1,129 97.2 95.7-98.1

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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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