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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Cardiovascular Health

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,617 1,101 26.5 24.7-28.2 2,516 73.5 71.8-75.3
-Piedmont NC 1,535 447 25.3 22.9-27.9 1,088 74.7 72.1-77.1
GENDER
Male 684 231 30.1 26.3-34.1 453 69.9 65.9-73.7
Female 851 216 21.4 18.5-24.6 635 78.6 75.4-81.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 994 326 28.8 25.6-32.1 668 71.2 67.9-74.4
Non-Hispanic Black 326 88 22.4 17.9-27.6 238 77.6 72.4-82.1
Other 216 33 12.3 8.3-17.7 183 87.7 82.3-91.7
AGE
18-34 311 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 195 15 8.0 4.7-13.4 180 92.0 86.6-95.3
45-54 270 49 18.5 13.7-24.4 221 81.5 75.6-86.3
55-64 278 119 44.6 38.0-51.5 159 55.4 48.5-62.0
65-74 284 155 53.5 45.8-61.0 129 46.5 39.0-54.2
75+ 173 94 50.9 41.6-60.2 79 49.1 39.8-58.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 167 69 36.3 28.3-45.1 98 63.7 54.9-71.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 353 115 28.8 23.8-34.4 238 71.2 65.6-76.2
Some Post-H.S. 435 118 23.1 19.1-27.8 317 76.9 72.2-80.9
College Graduate 575 143 19.5 16.4-23.1 432 80.5 76.9-83.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 116 43 30.8 22.1-41.1 73 69.2 58.9-77.9
$15,000- 24,999 224 69 26.5 20.4-33.6 155 73.5 66.4-79.6
$25,000- 34,999 120 49 35.7 26.7-45.8 71 64.3 54.2-73.3
$35,000- 49,999 169 53 29.1 21.9-37.4 116 70.9 62.6-78.1
$50,000- 74,999 205 54 26.5 19.6-34.7 151 73.5 65.3-80.4
$75,000+ 411 88 17.9 14.2-22.2 323 82.1 77.8-85.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 456 192 37.4 32.3-42.8 264 62.6 57.2-67.7
No 1,072 253 20.6 18.0-23.4 819 79.4 76.6-82.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 155 75 44.8 35.6-54.3 80 55.2 45.7-64.4
Non-Veteran 1,380 372 23.5 21.1-26.1 1,008 76.5 73.9-78.9
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 782 193 20.3 17.3-23.5 589 79.7 76.5-82.7
Regional City or Suburban County 377 124 28.7 23.9-34.1 253 71.3 65.9-76.1
Rural 377 130 32.1 26.8-37.8 247 67.9 62.2-73.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 814 148 16.6 14.0-19.7 666 83.4 80.3-86.0
Unemployed 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 424 212 48.4 42.4-54.4 212 51.6 45.6-57.6
Unable to Work 117 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 124 17 10.4 6.2-17.0 107 89.6 83.0-93.8
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 40 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 111 28 20.8 13.7-30.2 83 79.2 69.8-86.3
101% to 150% 213 78 35.5 28.5-43.3 135 64.5 56.7-71.5
151% to 200% 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 787 205 22.6 19.5-26.1 582 77.4 73.9-80.5
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 96 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 676 210 27.1 23.4-31.0 466 72.9 69.0-76.6
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 764 197 21.9 18.8-25.3 567 78.1 74.7-81.2

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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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