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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 3,069 1,202 38.5 36.4-40.7 1,867 61.5 59.3-63.6
-Piedmont NC 1,291 484 36.9 33.9-40.0 807 63.1 60.0-66.1
GENDER
Male 576 226 38.2 33.8-42.9 350 61.8 57.1-66.2
Female 715 258 35.8 31.8-40.0 457 64.2 60.0-68.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 811 296 36.2 32.4-40.2 515 63.8 59.8-67.6
Non-Hispanic Black 279 132 46.5 39.8-53.3 147 53.5 46.7-60.2
Other 202 57 24.6 18.7-31.5 145 75.4 68.5-81.3
AGE
18-34 263 81 29.9 24.1-36.4 182 70.1 63.6-75.9
35-44 165 80 49.7 41.2-58.2 85 50.3 41.8-58.8
45-54 231 90 39.4 32.5-46.7 141 60.6 53.3-67.5
55-64 241 109 41.3 34.5-48.5 132 58.7 51.5-65.5
65-74 234 98 41.8 34.0-49.9 136 58.2 50.1-66.0
75+ 138 20 13.9 8.0-23.0 118 86.1 77.0-92.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 148 37 28.2 20.4-37.7 111 71.8 62.3-79.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 306 111 36.5 30.5-42.9 195 63.5 57.1-69.5
Some Post-H.S. 372 157 39.4 34.0-45.2 215 60.6 54.8-66.0
College Graduate 462 180 38.9 34.0-44.0 282 61.1 56.0-66.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 202 70 33.9 26.6-42.0 132 66.1 58.0-73.4
$25,000- 34,999 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 142 64 41.3 32.4-50.8 78 58.7 49.2-67.6
$50,000- 74,999 175 74 42.9 34.3-52.0 101 57.1 48.0-65.7
$75,000+ 335 132 37.4 31.8-43.3 203 62.6 56.7-68.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 394 178 45.4 39.6-51.3 216 54.6 48.7-60.4
No 891 304 33.5 30.1-37.2 587 66.5 62.8-69.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 131 *** *** *** 66 51.2 41.0-61.4
Non-Veteran 1,161 420 35.8 32.7-39.1 741 64.2 60.9-67.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 648 243 36.1 32.0-40.5 405 63.9 59.5-68.0
Regional City or Suburban County 322 118 36.8 30.8-43.2 204 63.2 56.8-69.2
Rural 322 124 38.7 32.6-45.1 198 61.3 54.9-67.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 681 261 37.4 33.4-41.6 420 62.6 58.4-66.6
Unemployed 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 353 121 34.9 29.1-41.3 232 65.1 58.7-70.9
Unable to Work 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 104 22 19.6 12.3-29.7 82 80.4 70.3-87.7
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 185 74 42.1 34.1-50.4 111 57.9 49.6-65.9
151% to 200% 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 651 262 39.6 35.4-44.0 389 60.4 56.0-64.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 571 219 38.3 33.8-43.1 352 61.7 56.9-66.2
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 641 233 35.0 30.9-39.4 408 65.0 60.6-69.1

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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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