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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,536 903 24.8 23.1-26.6 2,633 75.2 73.4-76.9
-Piedmont NC 1,499 364 23.9 21.4-26.5 1,135 76.1 73.5-78.6
GENDER
Male 672 113 18.2 14.9-22.0 559 81.8 78.0-85.1
Female 827 251 28.7 25.3-32.4 576 71.3 67.6-74.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 962 247 25.3 22.2-28.6 715 74.7 71.4-77.8
Non-Hispanic Black 323 81 24.0 19.0-30.0 242 76.0 70.0-81.0
Other 215 37 16.2 11.5-22.5 178 83.8 77.5-88.5
AGE
18-34 306 69 20.3 15.8-25.7 237 79.7 74.3-84.2
35-44 190 48 23.0 17.2-30.1 142 77.0 69.9-82.8
45-54 267 75 30.5 24.4-37.4 192 69.5 62.6-75.6
55-64 270 79 30.1 24.2-36.8 191 69.9 63.2-75.8
65-74 276 59 19.1 14.1-25.5 217 80.9 74.5-85.9
75+ 168 27 13.9 8.8-21.4 141 86.1 78.6-91.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 166 21 12.2 7.4-19.3 145 87.8 80.7-92.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 345 60 18.1 13.8-23.3 285 81.9 76.7-86.2
Some Post-H.S. 423 105 26.2 21.6-31.4 318 73.8 68.6-78.4
College Graduate 560 178 32.2 28.0-36.7 382 67.8 63.3-72.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 112 24 23.2 15.2-33.6 88 76.8 66.4-84.8
$15,000- 24,999 220 37 14.9 10.3-20.9 183 85.1 79.1-89.7
$25,000- 34,999 117 33 29.3 20.4-40.1 84 70.7 59.9-79.6
$35,000- 49,999 166 43 24.1 17.4-32.3 123 75.9 67.7-82.6
$50,000- 74,999 201 55 28.5 21.5-36.8 146 71.5 63.2-78.5
$75,000+ 400 119 28.4 23.8-33.6 281 71.6 66.4-76.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 446 100 23.3 18.9-28.4 346 76.7 71.6-81.1
No 1,046 263 24.2 21.3-27.3 783 75.8 72.7-78.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 146 34 24.4 17.1-33.6 112 75.6 66.4-82.9
Non-Veteran 1,353 331 23.9 21.3-26.6 1,022 76.1 73.4-78.7
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 766 183 22.3 19.1-25.9 583 77.7 74.1-80.9
Regional City or Suburban County 369 88 22.9 18.3-28.1 281 77.1 71.9-81.7
Rural 365 94 28.4 23.1-34.4 271 71.6 65.6-76.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 797 215 26.3 23.0-30.0 582 73.7 70.0-77.0
Unemployed 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 410 85 19.1 15.0-24.1 325 80.9 75.9-85.0
Unable to Work 115 23 22.6 14.6-33.1 92 77.4 66.9-85.4
Other not in Labor Force 122 28 22.1 14.9-31.4 94 77.9 68.6-85.1
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 107 18 15.6 9.4-24.8 89 84.4 75.2-90.6
101% to 150% 210 49 23.4 17.5-30.7 161 76.6 69.3-82.5
151% to 200% 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 769 215 27.6 24.1-31.4 554 72.4 68.6-75.9
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 660 148 22.2 18.7-26.2 512 77.8 73.8-81.3
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 744 191 24.9 21.5-28.6 553 75.1 71.4-78.5

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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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