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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Health Care Access

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,581 1,916 56.2 54.1-58.2 1,665 43.8 41.8-45.9
-Piedmont NC 1,518 871 59.2 56.3-62.1 647 40.8 37.9-43.7
GENDER
Male 674 399 61.4 57.0-65.6 275 38.6 34.4-43.0
Female 844 472 57.4 53.4-61.3 372 42.6 38.7-46.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 981 576 60.5 56.8-64.0 405 39.5 36.0-43.2
Non-Hispanic Black 326 208 65.7 59.5-71.4 118 34.3 28.6-40.5
Other 212 88 40.4 33.1-48.1 124 59.6 51.9-66.9
AGE
18-34 300 193 63.6 57.2-69.5 107 36.4 30.5-42.8
35-44 193 135 70.1 62.2-76.9 58 29.9 23.1-37.8
45-54 269 171 67.6 61.1-73.4 98 32.4 26.6-38.9
55-64 277 175 63.1 56.4-69.3 102 36.9 30.7-43.6
65-74 284 115 37.6 30.7-45.1 169 62.4 54.9-69.3
75+ 173 68 35.6 27.5-44.5 105 64.4 55.5-72.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 163 54 33.6 25.2-43.0 109 66.4 57.0-74.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 348 160 51.7 45.6-57.7 188 48.3 42.3-54.4
Some Post-H.S. 430 244 60.3 54.9-65.4 186 39.7 34.6-45.1
College Graduate 573 411 76.6 72.7-80.1 162 23.4 19.9-27.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 222 89 41.5 33.8-49.6 133 58.5 50.4-66.2
$25,000- 34,999 119 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 166 106 63.9 54.8-72.1 60 36.1 27.9-45.2
$50,000- 74,999 206 140 71.2 63.6-77.8 66 28.8 22.2-36.4
$75,000+ 409 318 79.2 74.4-83.3 91 20.8 16.7-25.6
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 450 206 45.7 40.2-51.3 244 54.3 48.7-59.8
No 1,062 663 64.6 61.2-67.9 399 35.4 32.1-38.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 155 94 64.7 55.5-73.0 61 35.3 27.0-44.5
Non-Veteran 1,364 778 58.7 55.6-61.7 586 41.3 38.3-44.4
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 773 458 61.0 56.9-64.9 315 39.0 35.1-43.1
Regional City or Suburban County 378 207 56.4 50.3-62.2 171 43.6 37.8-49.7
Rural 368 207 59.0 52.9-64.8 161 41.0 35.2-47.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 805 541 68.8 65.1-72.3 264 31.2 27.7-34.9
Unemployed 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 425 181 39.6 34.0-45.6 244 60.4 54.4-66.0
Unable to Work 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 119 69 60.9 50.6-70.4 50 39.1 29.6-49.4
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 210 84 41.7 34.3-49.5 126 58.3 50.5-65.7
151% to 200% 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 784 560 74.0 70.3-77.4 224 26.0 22.6-29.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 668 370 56.9 52.3-61.3 298 43.1 38.7-47.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 759 452 61.1 57.0-65.0 307 38.9 35.0-43.0

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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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