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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 4,605 223 4.4 3.7- 5.3 4,382 95.6 94.7-96.3
-Piedmont NC 2,078 83 3.6 2.8- 4.7 1,995 96.4 95.3-97.2
GENDER
Male 959 29 2.3 1.4- 3.8 930 97.7 96.2-98.6
Female 1,119 54 4.8 3.5- 6.5 1,065 95.2 93.5-96.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,350 49 3.5 2.5- 5.0 1,301 96.5 95.0-97.5
Non-Hispanic Black 425 23 4.2 2.6- 6.7 402 95.8 93.3-97.4
Other 305 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 507 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 289 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 346 19 5.3 3.1- 8.7 327 94.7 91.3-96.9
55-64 348 25 7.5 4.6-11.8 323 92.5 88.2-95.4
65-74 338 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 211 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 212 22 8.4 5.2-13.3 190 91.6 86.7-94.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 461 19 2.9 1.7- 4.8 442 97.1 95.2-98.3
Some Post-H.S. 560 27 4.6 2.9- 7.2 533 95.4 92.8-97.1
College Graduate 839 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 147 18 11.0 6.3-18.6 129 89.0 81.4-93.7
$15,000- 24,999 274 17 5.6 3.3- 9.5 257 94.4 90.5-96.7
$25,000- 34,999 158 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 229 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 288 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 591 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 567 83 14.4 11.2-18.3 484 85.6 81.7-88.8
No 1,495 *** *** *** 1,495 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 231 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,847 73 3.5 2.7- 4.6 1,774 96.5 95.4-97.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,140 42 3.3 2.2- 4.8 1,098 96.7 95.2-97.8
Regional City or Suburban County 498 15 2.5 1.4- 4.5 483 97.5 95.5-98.6
Rural 442 26 6.0 3.8- 9.4 416 94.0 90.6-96.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,155 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 514 25 4.6 2.8- 7.5 489 95.4 92.5-97.2
Unable to Work 137 37 28.5 19.9-39.0 100 71.5 61.0-80.1
Other not in Labor Force 181 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 147 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 251 19 6.7 4.0-10.9 232 93.3 89.1-96.0
151% to 200% 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 1,109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 836 43 4.9 3.5- 6.9 793 95.1 93.1-96.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,137 31 2.4 1.5- 3.8 1,106 97.6 96.2-98.5

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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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