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 5,665 519 8.1 7.3- 9.0 5,146 91.9 91.0-92.7
-Piedmont NC 2,760 207 7.0 6.0- 8.2 2,553 93.0 91.8-94.0
GENDER
Male 1,265 110 8.8 7.1-10.8 1,155 91.2 89.2-92.9
Female 1,495 97 5.3 4.2- 6.8 1,398 94.7 93.2-95.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,792 157 8.2 6.8- 9.8 1,635 91.8 90.2-93.2
Non-Hispanic Black 528 25 4.4 2.8- 6.9 503 95.6 93.1-97.2
Other 440 25 5.5 3.4- 8.8 415 94.5 91.2-96.6
AGE
18-34 618 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 398 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 480 16 3.4 1.9- 5.9 464 96.6 94.1-98.1
55-64 463 34 8.9 6.1-12.6 429 91.1 87.4-93.9
65-74 448 61 15.8 12.0-20.4 387 84.2 79.6-88.0
75+ 293 67 22.1 16.9-28.5 226 77.9 71.5-83.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 232 34 12.7 8.6-18.3 198 87.3 81.7-91.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 616 58 9.0 6.7-12.0 558 91.0 88.0-93.3
Some Post-H.S. 718 62 6.7 5.1- 9.0 656 93.3 91.0-94.9
College Graduate 1,187 52 3.6 2.7- 4.8 1,135 96.4 95.2-97.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 705 207 27.6 23.8-31.7 498 72.4 68.3-76.2
No 2,025 *** *** *** 2,025 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 283 43 16.1 11.5-22.1 240 83.9 77.9-88.5
Non-Veteran 2,470 164 6.0 5.0- 7.1 2,306 94.0 92.9-95.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,531 53 3.8 2.8- 5.2 1,478 96.2 94.8-97.2
Unemployed 180 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 667 101 15.7 12.6-19.4 566 84.3 80.6-87.4
Unable to Work 166 39 22.3 15.9-30.5 127 77.7 69.5-84.1
Other not in Labor Force 193 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 171 28 12.9 8.2-19.5 143 87.1 80.5-91.8
$15,000- 24,999 333 36 9.3 6.2-13.5 297 90.7 86.5-93.8
$25,000- 34,999 210 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 280 26 9.5 6.2-14.2 254 90.5 85.8-93.8
$50,000- 74,999 326 25 7.2 4.6-11.1 301 92.8 88.9-95.4
$75,000+ 872 26 3.1 2.0- 4.7 846 96.9 95.3-98.0
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 226 31 11.5 7.6-17.1 195 88.5 82.9-92.4
101% to 150% 248 21 8.3 5.1-13.1 227 91.7 86.9-94.9
151% to 200% 217 27 10.4 6.6-16.0 190 89.6 84.0-93.4
More than 200% 1,415 69 4.7 3.6- 6.2 1,346 95.3 93.8-96.4
HOUSING
Own 1,749 138 7.8 6.5- 9.4 1,611 92.2 90.6-93.5
Rent 795 51 5.2 3.7- 7.2 744 94.8 92.8-96.3
Other arrangement 191 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,523 83 5.0 3.9- 6.4 1,440 95.0 93.6-96.1
Regional City or Suburban County 678 66 9.9 7.6-12.8 612 90.1 87.2-92.4
Rural 559 58 8.6 6.2-11.8 501 91.4 88.2-93.8
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 101 15 10.9 6.1-18.6 86 89.1 81.4-93.9
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,138 93 7.6 6.0- 9.7 1,045 92.4 90.3-94.0
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,521 99 6.3 5.0- 7.9 1,422 93.7 92.1-95.0
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 899 60 6.5 4.8- 8.6 839 93.5 91.4-95.2
2nd Quartile 1,088 82 7.0 5.4- 8.9 1,006 93.0 91.1-94.6
3rd Quartile 694 56 7.6 5.6-10.3 638 92.4 89.7-94.4
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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