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 5,637 204 3.3 2.8- 3.9 5,433 96.7 96.1-97.2
-Piedmont NC 2,747 88 3.2 2.5- 4.1 2,659 96.8 95.9-97.5
GENDER
Male 1,258 33 2.9 1.9- 4.3 1,225 97.1 95.7-98.1
Female 1,489 55 3.5 2.5- 4.8 1,434 96.5 95.2-97.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,788 52 3.2 2.3- 4.4 1,736 96.8 95.6-97.7
Non-Hispanic Black 521 26 4.0 2.4- 6.4 495 96.0 93.6-97.6
Other 438 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 612 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 397 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 480 16 2.9 1.7- 5.0 464 97.1 95.0-98.3
55-64 463 21 4.6 2.7- 7.6 442 95.4 92.4-97.3
65-74 443 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 292 17 6.9 3.9-12.0 275 93.1 88.0-96.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 228 21 7.7 4.4-13.1 207 92.3 86.9-95.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 614 27 4.3 2.7- 6.7 587 95.7 93.3-97.3
Some Post-H.S. 715 26 3.1 2.0- 4.7 689 96.9 95.3-98.0
College Graduate 1,183 14 1.0 0.5- 1.7 1,169 99.0 98.3-99.5
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 702 88 12.5 9.8-15.9 614 87.5 84.1-90.2
No 2,025 *** *** *** 2,025 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 281 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,457 75 2.9 2.2- 3.9 2,382 97.1 96.1-97.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,526 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 179 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 660 23 3.5 2.1- 5.8 637 96.5 94.2-97.9
Unable to Work 166 53 31.4 23.6-40.5 113 68.6 59.5-76.4
Other not in Labor Force 193 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 170 27 16.3 10.1-25.1 143 83.7 74.9-89.9
$15,000- 24,999 331 22 6.3 3.8-10.2 309 93.7 89.8-96.2
$25,000- 34,999 210 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 279 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 325 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 869 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 224 24 10.5 6.2-17.2 200 89.5 82.8-93.8
101% to 150% 247 15 5.4 3.0- 9.5 232 94.6 90.5-97.0
151% to 200% 217 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 1,410 15 1.2 0.7- 2.1 1,395 98.8 97.9-99.3
HOUSING
Own 1,744 45 2.8 2.0- 4.0 1,699 97.2 96.0-98.0
Rent 788 31 3.3 2.2- 5.0 757 96.7 95.0-97.8
Other arrangement 189 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,516 36 2.4 1.6- 3.6 1,480 97.6 96.4-98.4
Regional City or Suburban County 676 28 4.8 3.1- 7.3 648 95.2 92.7-96.9
Rural 555 24 2.9 1.8- 4.6 531 97.1 95.4-98.2
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,132 43 3.2 2.3- 4.5 1,089 96.8 95.5-97.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,515 42 3.2 2.2- 4.7 1,473 96.8 95.3-97.8
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 893 22 2.7 1.6- 4.4 871 97.3 95.6-98.4
2nd Quartile 1,086 37 3.5 2.4- 5.2 1,049 96.5 94.8-97.6
3rd Quartile 690 25 3.2 2.0- 5.1 665 96.8 94.9-98.0
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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