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 5,620 389 6.4 5.7- 7.3 5,231 93.6 92.7-94.3
-Piedmont NC 2,737 156 5.6 4.6- 6.7 2,581 94.4 93.3-95.4
GENDER
Male 1,253 48 3.6 2.6- 5.1 1,205 96.4 94.9-97.4
Female 1,484 108 7.4 5.9- 9.2 1,376 92.6 90.8-94.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,781 101 6.2 4.9- 7.8 1,680 93.8 92.2-95.1
Non-Hispanic Black 520 35 4.8 3.3- 7.1 485 95.2 92.9-96.7
Other 436 20 4.1 2.5- 6.6 416 95.9 93.4-97.5
AGE
18-34 611 23 4.2 2.7- 6.6 588 95.8 93.4-97.3
35-44 396 16 4.1 2.4- 6.9 380 95.9 93.1-97.6
45-54 477 16 2.9 1.6- 5.1 461 97.1 94.9-98.4
55-64 461 29 6.9 4.4-10.7 432 93.1 89.3-95.6
65-74 441 30 6.4 4.3- 9.5 411 93.6 90.5-95.7
75+ 291 39 15.2 10.3-21.9 252 84.8 78.1-89.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 228 31 12.8 8.3-19.0 197 87.2 81.0-91.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 611 50 7.0 5.0- 9.7 561 93.0 90.3-95.0
Some Post-H.S. 713 46 5.6 3.9- 7.8 667 94.4 92.2-96.1
College Graduate 1,178 29 2.2 1.5- 3.2 1,149 97.8 96.8-98.5
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 698 156 22.1 18.5-26.1 542 77.9 73.9-81.5
No 2,025 *** *** *** 2,025 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 280 16 6.5 3.6-11.4 264 93.5 88.6-96.4
Non-Veteran 2,450 140 5.5 4.5- 6.7 2,310 94.5 93.3-95.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,521 20 1.2 0.7- 1.9 1,501 98.8 98.1-99.3
Unemployed 178 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 659 55 8.5 6.1-11.8 604 91.5 88.2-93.9
Unable to Work 164 62 38.2 29.6-47.5 102 61.8 52.5-70.4
Other not in Labor Force 192 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 170 32 19.2 12.6-28.2 138 80.8 71.8-87.4
$15,000- 24,999 329 40 12.2 8.4-17.3 289 87.8 82.7-91.6
$25,000- 34,999 208 16 7.5 4.4-12.7 192 92.5 87.3-95.6
$35,000- 49,999 279 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 324 14 3.7 2.1- 6.3 310 96.3 93.7-97.9
$75,000+ 868 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 223 31 13.8 8.9-20.7 192 86.2 79.3-91.1
101% to 150% 246 30 12.7 8.5-18.7 216 87.3 81.3-91.5
151% to 200% 215 19 6.8 3.8-12.0 196 93.2 88.0-96.2
More than 200% 1,408 38 2.6 1.8- 3.7 1,370 97.4 96.3-98.2
HOUSING
Own 1,736 82 5.2 4.0- 6.8 1,654 94.8 93.2-96.0
Rent 786 54 6.2 4.6- 8.4 732 93.8 91.6-95.4
Other arrangement 189 19 6.8 3.9-11.6 170 93.2 88.4-96.1
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,508 66 4.4 3.3- 5.7 1,442 95.6 94.3-96.7
Regional City or Suburban County 675 44 6.7 4.7- 9.4 631 93.3 90.6-95.3
Rural 554 46 7.6 5.2-10.9 508 92.4 89.1-94.8
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,126 67 6.0 4.4- 8.0 1,059 94.0 92.0-95.6
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,511 76 5.1 3.9- 6.6 1,435 94.9 93.4-96.1
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 891 49 5.4 3.9- 7.4 842 94.6 92.6-96.1
2nd Quartile 1,082 57 5.6 4.1- 7.6 1,025 94.4 92.4-95.9
3rd Quartile 686 42 5.7 4.0- 8.1 644 94.3 91.9-96.0
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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