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 5,639 893 14.0 12.9-15.2 4,746 86.0 84.8-87.1
-Piedmont NC 2,747 358 12.8 11.3-14.4 2,389 87.2 85.6-88.7
GENDER
Male 1,258 130 10.2 8.2-12.6 1,128 89.8 87.4-91.8
Female 1,489 228 15.1 13.0-17.5 1,261 84.9 82.5-87.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,787 238 13.8 11.9-16.0 1,549 86.2 84.0-88.1
Non-Hispanic Black 522 87 13.7 10.4-17.9 435 86.3 82.1-89.6
Other 438 33 5.9 4.0- 8.7 405 94.1 91.3-96.0
AGE
18-34 613 24 5.2 3.4- 8.0 589 94.8 92.0-96.6
35-44 397 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 480 39 9.4 6.3-13.6 441 90.6 86.4-93.7
55-64 463 79 17.8 13.9-22.7 384 82.2 77.3-86.1
65-74 443 99 23.8 19.1-29.2 344 76.2 70.8-80.9
75+ 291 94 35.3 28.3-43.1 197 64.7 56.9-71.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 229 74 32.3 24.9-40.8 155 67.7 59.2-75.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 613 97 13.9 11.0-17.4 516 86.1 82.6-89.0
Some Post-H.S. 716 106 12.9 10.4-15.9 610 87.1 84.1-89.6
College Graduate 1,182 81 5.3 4.1- 6.7 1,101 94.7 93.3-95.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 703 358 50.3 45.7-54.9 345 49.7 45.1-54.3
No 2,025 *** *** *** 2,025 100 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 282 58 20.2 15.1-26.5 224 79.8 73.5-84.9
Non-Veteran 2,457 300 12.0 10.4-13.7 2,157 88.0 86.3-89.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,524 63 4.0 3.0- 5.3 1,461 96.0 94.7-97.0
Unemployed 179 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 662 167 28.6 24.2-33.4 495 71.4 66.6-75.8
Unable to Work 165 101 61.0 51.8-69.5 64 39.0 30.5-48.2
Other not in Labor Force 193 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 171 57 34.4 25.3-44.7 114 65.6 55.3-74.7
$15,000- 24,999 330 79 24.4 18.9-30.9 251 75.6 69.1-81.1
$25,000- 34,999 209 38 15.5 10.6-22.0 171 84.5 78.0-89.4
$35,000- 49,999 279 39 13.6 9.5-19.1 240 86.4 80.9-90.5
$50,000- 74,999 325 41 11.7 8.1-16.6 284 88.3 83.4-91.9
$75,000+ 868 34 3.6 2.4- 5.3 834 96.4 94.7-97.6
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 225 54 23.5 16.5-32.4 171 76.5 67.6-83.5
101% to 150% 246 57 25.6 19.2-33.1 189 74.4 66.9-80.8
151% to 200% 217 41 15.6 10.8-22.1 176 84.4 77.9-89.2
More than 200% 1,409 116 7.5 6.0- 9.2 1,293 92.5 90.8-94.0
HOUSING
Own 1,744 222 13.4 11.4-15.6 1,522 86.6 84.4-88.6
Rent 790 108 12.0 9.6-14.7 682 88.0 85.3-90.4
Other arrangement 187 28 12.0 7.0-19.8 159 88.0 80.2-93.0
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,516 155 9.1 7.6-10.9 1,361 90.9 89.1-92.4
Regional City or Suburban County 676 103 15.6 12.5-19.2 573 84.4 80.8-87.5
Rural 555 100 19.5 15.0-24.9 455 80.5 75.1-85.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 100 23 20.6 13.1-30.8 77 79.4 69.2-86.9
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,131 176 16.3 13.6-19.5 955 83.7 80.5-86.4
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,516 159 9.8 8.2-11.7 1,357 90.2 88.3-91.8
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 895 95 9.6 7.6-12.2 800 90.4 87.8-92.4
2nd Quartile 1,085 154 14.1 11.6-17.0 931 85.9 83.0-88.4
3rd Quartile 689 95 14.6 11.5-18.4 594 85.4 81.6-88.5
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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