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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Demographics

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,633 433 7.9 7.0- 8.9 4,200 92.1 91.1-93.0
-Piedmont NC 2,087 154 6.4 5.3- 7.7 1,933 93.6 92.3-94.7
GENDER
Male 963 84 6.6 5.2- 8.5 879 93.4 91.5-94.8
Female 1,124 70 6.2 4.6- 8.2 1,054 93.8 91.8-95.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,353 119 7.4 6.0- 9.1 1,234 92.6 90.9-94.0
Non-Hispanic Black 427 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 309 19 5.1 3.1- 8.2 290 94.9 91.8-96.9
AGE
18-34 512 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 289 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 348 16 4.6 2.6- 7.9 332 95.4 92.1-97.4
55-64 348 29 8.5 5.6-12.6 319 91.5 87.4-94.4
65-74 341 41 11.5 8.0-16.3 300 88.5 83.7-92.0
75+ 210 54 26.4 19.3-35.1 156 73.6 64.9-80.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 215 28 12.3 7.8-18.7 187 87.7 81.3-92.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 463 32 6.1 4.1- 9.1 431 93.9 90.9-95.9
Some Post-H.S. 564 39 5.7 4.0- 8.2 525 94.3 91.8-96.0
College Graduate 839 54 4.7 3.5- 6.4 785 95.3 93.6-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 147 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 275 27 9.6 6.1-14.7 248 90.4 85.3-93.9
$25,000- 34,999 159 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 231 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 288 19 5.0 2.9- 8.4 269 95.0 91.6-97.1
$75,000+ 593 28 3.7 2.4- 5.5 565 96.3 94.5-97.6
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 569 155 25.4 21.3-29.9 414 74.6 70.1-78.7
No 1,495 *** *** *** 1,495 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 232 31 9.6 6.4-14.1 201 90.4 85.9-93.6
Non-Veteran 1,855 124 6.1 4.9- 7.5 1,731 93.9 92.5-95.1
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,143 66 4.8 3.6- 6.4 1,077 95.2 93.6-96.4
Regional City or Suburban County 500 48 7.4 5.2-10.4 452 92.6 89.6-94.8
Rural 446 41 9.2 6.4-13.1 405 90.8 86.9-93.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,161 39 2.9 2.0- 4.1 1,122 97.1 95.9-98.0
Unemployed 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 515 83 16.9 13.0-21.7 432 83.1 78.3-87.0
Unable to Work 138 23 14.5 9.0-22.4 115 85.5 77.6-91.0
Other not in Labor Force 183 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 250 25 9.9 6.3-15.2 225 90.1 84.8-93.7
151% to 200% 112 13 8.5 4.7-14.8 99 91.5 85.2-95.3
More than 200% 1,114 64 4.4 3.3- 5.8 1,050 95.6 94.2-96.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 839 79 8.1 6.2-10.5 760 91.9 89.5-93.8
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,141 67 5.1 3.8- 6.8 1,074 94.9 93.2-96.2

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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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