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 5,630 580 11.3 10.3-12.4 5,050 88.7 87.6-89.7
-Piedmont NC 2,743 269 10.9 9.5-12.5 2,474 89.1 87.5-90.5
GENDER
Male 1,256 104 9.6 7.7-11.9 1,152 90.4 88.1-92.3
Female 1,487 165 12.2 10.2-14.4 1,322 87.8 85.6-89.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,785 169 10.6 8.9-12.6 1,616 89.4 87.4-91.1
Non-Hispanic Black 525 55 11.6 8.6-15.6 470 88.4 84.4-91.4
Other 433 45 11.3 8.0-15.8 388 88.7 84.2-92.0
AGE
18-34 612 68 13.4 10.4-17.0 544 86.6 83.0-89.6
35-44 396 32 8.6 5.8-12.6 364 91.4 87.4-94.2
45-54 477 43 9.5 6.5-13.8 434 90.5 86.2-93.5
55-64 463 46 10.2 7.5-13.9 417 89.8 86.1-92.5
65-74 445 39 9.6 6.7-13.5 406 90.4 86.5-93.3
75+ 291 34 13.0 8.2-19.9 257 87.0 80.1-91.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 229 45 21.9 15.7-29.6 184 78.1 70.4-84.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 610 83 14.2 11.1-18.0 527 85.8 82.0-88.9
Some Post-H.S. 716 79 10.8 8.5-13.6 637 89.2 86.4-91.5
College Graduate 1,181 60 4.7 3.6- 6.2 1,121 95.3 93.8-96.4
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 701 269 43.1 38.6-47.8 432 56.9 52.2-61.4
No 2,025 *** *** *** 2,025 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 281 41 14.2 10.0-19.7 240 85.8 80.3-90.0
Non-Veteran 2,454 227 10.6 9.1-12.2 2,227 89.4 87.8-90.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,522 82 6.2 4.8- 7.9 1,440 93.8 92.1-95.2
Unemployed 178 31 21.1 14.5-29.7 147 78.9 70.3-85.5
Retired 662 56 9.0 6.4-12.6 606 91.0 87.4-93.6
Unable to Work 166 73 43.5 34.5-52.9 93 56.5 47.1-65.5
Other not in Labor Force 191 24 14.5 9.5-21.4 167 85.5 78.6-90.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 171 46 26.4 19.0-35.4 125 73.6 64.6-81.0
$15,000- 24,999 332 54 17.1 12.7-22.5 278 82.9 77.5-87.3
$25,000- 34,999 206 27 13.1 8.3-19.9 179 86.9 80.1-91.7
$35,000- 49,999 280 26 11.6 7.5-17.6 254 88.4 82.4-92.5
$50,000- 74,999 324 27 8.6 5.7-12.7 297 91.4 87.3-94.3
$75,000+ 870 23 3.0 1.9- 4.8 847 97.0 95.2-98.1
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 223 46 21.7 15.7-29.4 177 78.3 70.6-84.3
101% to 150% 247 36 15.4 10.6-21.7 211 84.6 78.3-89.4
151% to 200% 217 31 14.2 9.4-20.7 186 85.8 79.3-90.6
More than 200% 1,411 69 5.4 4.2- 7.1 1,342 94.6 92.9-95.8
HOUSING
Own 1,740 132 8.2 6.7- 9.9 1,608 91.8 90.1-93.3
Rent 789 99 14.4 11.7-17.8 690 85.6 82.2-88.3
Other arrangement 188 36 21.5 14.7-30.3 152 78.5 69.7-85.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,514 134 9.7 8.0-11.7 1,380 90.3 88.3-92.0
Regional City or Suburban County 675 71 11.9 9.2-15.3 604 88.1 84.7-90.8
Rural 554 64 13.0 9.5-17.7 490 87.0 82.3-90.5
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,129 119 12.1 9.8-14.9 1,010 87.9 85.1-90.2
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,514 140 10.2 8.4-12.2 1,374 89.8 87.8-91.6
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 892 86 10.4 8.2-13.1 806 89.6 86.9-91.8
2nd Quartile 1,084 116 12.1 9.9-14.8 968 87.9 85.2-90.1
3rd Quartile 689 59 9.1 6.7-12.2 630 90.9 87.8-93.3
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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