2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina

Demographics

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,646 367 6.2 5.5- 7.1 5,279 93.8 92.9-94.5
-Piedmont NC 2,750 155 5.6 4.6- 6.8 2,595 94.4 93.2-95.4
GENDER
Male 1,263 69 4.9 3.7- 6.5 1,194 95.1 93.5-96.3
Female 1,487 86 6.3 4.8- 8.1 1,401 93.7 91.9-95.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,787 77 4.3 3.3- 5.7 1,710 95.7 94.3-96.7
Non-Hispanic Black 525 41 7.8 5.4-11.0 484 92.2 89.0-94.6
Other 438 37 8.0 5.3-11.9 401 92.0 88.1-94.7
AGE
18-34 618 20 4.3 2.6- 6.9 598 95.7 93.1-97.4
35-44 398 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 478 27 5.2 3.4- 7.9 451 94.8 92.1-96.6
55-64 460 32 6.7 4.5- 9.8 428 93.3 90.2-95.5
65-74 445 31 7.8 5.2-11.5 414 92.2 88.5-94.8
75+ 292 26 10.2 5.8-17.2 266 89.8 82.8-94.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 230 30 14.3 9.4-21.0 200 85.7 79.0-90.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 616 54 7.2 5.2- 9.9 562 92.8 90.1-94.8
Some Post-H.S. 714 46 5.5 3.9- 7.6 668 94.5 92.4-96.1
College Graduate 1,183 25 1.7 1.1- 2.6 1,158 98.3 97.4-98.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 700 155 22.2 18.6-26.3 545 77.8 73.7-81.4
No 2,025 *** *** *** 2,025 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 282 20 5.9 3.3-10.4 262 94.1 89.6-96.7
Non-Veteran 2,461 134 5.6 4.6- 6.8 2,327 94.4 93.2-95.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,527 49 3.2 2.3- 4.4 1,478 96.8 95.6-97.7
Unemployed 180 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 663 46 8.1 5.5-11.7 617 91.9 88.3-94.5
Unable to Work 165 42 22.5 16.2-30.4 123 77.5 69.6-83.8
Other not in Labor Force 192 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 171 23 10.8 6.6-17.2 148 89.2 82.8-93.4
$15,000- 24,999 332 37 10.4 7.0-15.3 295 89.6 84.7-93.0
$25,000- 34,999 206 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 280 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 326 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 872 15 1.7 1.0- 3.0 857 98.3 97.0-99.0
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 225 29 11.0 7.2-16.5 196 89.0 83.5-92.8
101% to 150% 247 23 10.6 6.4-17.0 224 89.4 83.0-93.6
151% to 200% 216 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 1,414 41 3.1 2.2- 4.4 1,373 96.9 95.6-97.8
HOUSING
Own 1,743 74 4.8 3.6- 6.3 1,669 95.2 93.7-96.4
Rent 794 66 7.0 5.3- 9.3 728 93.0 90.7-94.7
Other arrangement 188 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,518 77 5.4 4.1- 7.0 1,441 94.6 93.0-95.9
Regional City or Suburban County 677 44 5.3 3.7- 7.4 633 94.7 92.6-96.3
Rural 555 34 6.9 4.4-10.6 521 93.1 89.4-95.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,136 70 6.5 4.9- 8.7 1,066 93.5 91.3-95.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,515 81 5.1 3.9- 6.5 1,434 94.9 93.5-96.1
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 893 45 4.4 3.1- 6.2 848 95.6 93.8-96.9
2nd Quartile 1,088 74 7.0 5.3- 9.1 1,014 93.0 90.9-94.7
3rd Quartile 692 32 4.6 2.9- 7.1 660 95.4 92.9-97.1
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2020 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4Quartile of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Social Vulnerability Index
(https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/placeandhealth/svi/index.html) for respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 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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