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2018 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,713 3,071 64.1 62.4-65.9 718 13.9 12.7-15.1 924 22.0 20.5-23.5
-Piedmont NC 2,124 1,390 65.3 62.9-67.6 297 13.3 11.7-15.1 437 21.4 19.5-23.5
GENDER
Male 987 620 62.4 58.8-65.9 123 12.2 9.9-14.8 244 25.4 22.4-28.7
Female 1,137 770 68.0 64.7-71.0 174 14.3 12.2-16.8 193 17.7 15.2-20.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,370 951 69.0 66.0-71.8 212 15.1 13.0-17.5 207 15.9 13.8-18.3
Non-Hispanic Black 438 293 66.5 61.2-71.5 59 11.2 8.4-14.9 86 22.2 18.0-27.2
Other 318 148 45.3 39.1-51.6 26 8.0 5.1-12.3 144 46.7 40.5-53.0
AGE
18-34 520 268 51.8 46.9-56.6 36 7.5 5.3-10.7 216 40.7 36.1-45.5
35-44 298 190 67.9 61.7-73.5 31 8.0 5.5-11.5 77 24.1 19.1-30.0
45-54 356 242 70.0 64.5-75.0 47 13.7 10.0-18.4 67 16.3 12.7-20.8
55-64 352 251 72.9 67.3-77.8 51 15.7 11.7-20.9 50 11.4 8.4-15.3
65-74 345 259 73.4 66.5-79.3 73 24.2 18.4-31.1 *** *** ***
75+ 213 157 72.4 64.2-79.3 48 23.0 16.7-30.9 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 223 113 52.9 44.9-60.8 28 13.5 8.7-20.3 82 33.6 26.8-41.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 471 282 60.6 55.4-65.5 73 12.7 9.8-16.4 116 26.7 22.3-31.6
Some Post-H.S. 571 373 66.0 61.4-70.3 87 15.0 11.9-18.8 111 19.0 15.7-22.8
College Graduate 852 618 73.7 70.3-76.8 107 11.8 9.7-14.4 127 14.5 12.1-17.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 171 93 56.9 48.2-65.3 27 15.4 10.1-22.7 51 27.6 20.8-35.7
$15,000- 24,999 278 149 51.0 44.1-57.8 43 15.1 10.9-20.5 86 33.9 27.7-40.8
$25,000- 34,999 159 103 63.1 53.8-71.4 24 15.2 9.9-22.5 32 21.8 15.0-30.5
$35,000- 49,999 233 157 65.7 58.0-72.6 35 14.1 9.5-20.4 41 20.3 14.7-27.3
$50,000- 74,999 291 206 70.7 64.0-76.7 28 10.3 6.5-15.9 57 18.9 14.2-24.8
$75,000+ 596 446 74.5 70.3-78.3 72 11.1 8.6-14.2 78 14.3 11.3-18.0
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 564 348 59.0 54.0-63.9 125 23.1 19.0-27.8 91 17.8 14.4-22.0
No 1,493 1,007 68.2 65.4-70.8 167 10.2 8.6-12.1 319 21.6 19.3-24.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 236 161 69.4 62.0-76.0 41 14.7 10.0-21.2 34 15.8 11.2-22.0
Non-Veteran 1,885 1,228 64.9 62.4-67.4 255 13.1 11.4-15.0 402 22.0 19.9-24.2
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,164 714 61.1 57.8-64.3 149 11.9 9.9-14.2 301 27.0 24.1-30.0
Regional City or Suburban County 505 358 70.4 65.5-74.9 72 13.4 10.3-17.2 75 16.2 12.7-20.4
Rural 457 320 69.4 64.1-74.3 76 16.8 13.0-21.4 61 13.8 10.4-17.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,183 769 67.3 64.2-70.2 113 8.2 6.7-10.1 301 24.5 21.9-27.4
Unemployed 75 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 520 389 74.2 69.2-78.6 105 21.1 17.0-25.9 26 4.7 3.0- 7.3
Unable to Work 139 76 49.3 39.5-59.2 52 44.8 35.0-55.0 *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 182 107 58.4 50.1-66.3 17 10.4 6.2-17.0 58 31.2 24.1-39.3
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 150 75 52.4 42.8-61.8 20 12.6 7.8-19.8 55 35.0 26.8-44.3
101% to 150% 251 151 56.2 49.0-63.2 46 18.9 14.0-25.2 54 24.9 19.1-31.8
151% to 200% 111 *** *** *** *** *** *** 27 27.2 18.4-38.1
More than 200% 1,123 817 72.8 69.6-75.7 136 11.3 9.3-13.6 170 15.9 13.5-18.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 115 78 68.7 57.9-77.8 22 17.6 10.9-27.4 15 13.7 7.8-22.8
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 847 559 65.0 61.1-68.8 128 15.4 12.6-18.6 160 19.6 16.7-22.9
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,164 755 65.3 62.0-68.3 147 11.5 9.6-13.6 262 23.3 20.6-26.2

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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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