2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,722 2,835 61.2 59.5-62.9 1,887 38.8 37.1-40.5
-Piedmont NC 2,250 1,435 64.5 62.0-66.8 815 35.5 33.2-38.0
GENDER
Male 1,013 641 64.2 60.5-67.7 372 35.8 32.3-39.5
Female 1,237 794 64.7 61.4-67.9 443 35.3 32.1-38.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,449 962 66.5 63.6-69.4 487 33.5 30.6-36.4
Non-Hispanic Black 447 319 70.0 64.2-75.2 128 30.0 24.8-35.8
Other 354 154 45.0 38.7-51.5 200 55.0 48.5-61.3
AGE
18-34 434 285 64.6 59.2-69.6 149 35.4 30.4-40.8
35-44 326 198 62.0 55.4-68.3 128 38.0 31.7-44.6
45-54 407 289 74.1 69.0-78.6 118 25.9 21.4-31.0
55-64 401 277 68.9 63.1-74.2 124 31.1 25.8-36.9
65-74 384 224 56.7 50.6-62.7 160 43.3 37.3-49.4
75+ 253 128 48.6 40.5-56.8 125 51.4 43.2-59.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 201 65 35.6 27.5-44.5 136 64.4 55.5-72.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 516 269 56.1 50.9-61.2 247 43.9 38.8-49.1
Some Post-H.S. 587 382 67.0 62.5-71.2 205 33.0 28.8-37.5
College Graduate 942 715 79.0 76.1-81.7 227 21.0 18.3-23.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 605 325 54.2 49.1-59.2 280 45.8 40.8-50.9
No 1,634 1,102 68.1 65.3-70.8 532 31.9 29.2-34.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 222 143 64.9 56.8-72.2 79 35.1 27.8-43.2
Non-Veteran 2,023 1,288 64.4 61.7-66.9 735 35.6 33.1-38.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,246 889 72.3 69.3-75.1 357 27.7 24.9-30.7
Unemployed 137 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 572 321 54.7 49.4-59.9 251 45.3 40.1-50.6
Unable to Work 138 75 50.6 40.4-60.7 63 49.4 39.3-59.6
Other not in Labor Force 144 79 58.9 49.4-67.7 65 41.1 32.3-50.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 135 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 281 109 39.7 32.7-47.2 172 60.3 52.8-67.3
$25,000- 34,999 172 91 51.0 41.8-60.2 81 49.0 39.8-58.2
$35,000- 49,999 235 150 64.9 57.3-71.8 85 35.1 28.2-42.7
$50,000- 74,999 276 206 75.0 68.6-80.5 70 25.0 19.5-31.4
$75,000+ 704 580 84.7 81.5-87.4 124 15.3 12.6-18.5
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 181 63 30.5 22.7-39.5 118 69.5 60.5-77.3
101% to 150% 214 96 47.3 39.1-55.6 118 52.7 44.4-60.9
151% to 200% 180 95 54.0 45.0-62.7 85 46.0 37.3-55.0
More than 200% 1,156 905 80.4 77.6-82.8 251 19.6 17.2-22.4
HOUSING
Own 1,489 1,008 66.6 63.6-69.6 481 33.4 30.4-36.4
Rent 584 314 56.6 51.7-61.3 270 43.4 38.7-48.3
Other arrangement 157 98 66.1 57.0-74.2 59 33.9 25.8-43.0
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,171 789 70.5 67.4-73.5 382 29.5 26.5-32.6
Regional City or Suburban County 576 356 61.0 56.0-65.7 220 39.0 34.3-44.0
Rural 503 290 54.1 48.3-59.7 213 45.9 40.3-51.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 91 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 996 612 61.3 57.4-65.1 384 38.7 34.9-42.6
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,163 772 67.8 64.5-70.9 391 32.2 29.1-35.5
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 715 476 67.3 63.1-71.3 239 32.7 28.7-36.9
2nd Quartile 888 571 65.2 61.2-68.9 317 34.8 31.1-38.8
3rd Quartile 573 348 60.9 55.9-65.7 225 39.1 34.3-44.1
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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