2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina

Immunization

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,173 1,917 32.1 30.6-33.6 3,256 67.9 66.4-69.4
-Piedmont NC 2,504 896 31.5 29.4-33.7 1,608 68.5 66.3-70.6
GENDER
Male 1,112 377 29.6 26.6-32.8 735 70.4 67.2-73.4
Female 1,392 519 33.2 30.3-36.2 873 66.8 63.8-69.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,610 653 36.5 33.8-39.2 957 63.5 60.8-66.2
Non-Hispanic Black 492 163 25.0 20.8-29.7 329 75.0 70.3-79.2
Other 402 80 19.5 15.0-25.0 322 80.5 75.0-85.0
AGE
18-34 510 70 14.3 11.2-18.2 440 85.7 81.8-88.8
35-44 353 59 14.4 10.8-18.9 294 85.6 81.1-89.2
45-54 440 77 18.8 14.8-23.5 363 81.2 76.5-85.2
55-64 443 129 30.7 25.6-36.2 314 69.3 63.8-74.4
65-74 429 313 74.7 69.6-79.1 116 25.3 20.9-30.4
75+ 280 226 79.7 72.8-85.2 54 20.3 14.8-27.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 215 64 29.9 22.7-38.1 151 70.1 61.9-77.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 567 207 31.6 27.3-36.3 360 68.4 63.7-72.7
Some Post-H.S. 657 253 34.0 30.0-38.2 404 66.0 61.8-70.0
College Graduate 1,059 370 29.6 26.7-32.7 689 70.4 67.3-73.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 662 352 46.5 41.8-51.2 310 53.5 48.8-58.2
No 1,831 540 26.0 23.8-28.4 1,291 74.0 71.6-76.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 254 133 47.2 39.9-54.6 121 52.8 45.4-60.1
Non-Veteran 2,244 761 29.7 27.6-32.0 1,483 70.3 68.0-72.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,378 279 19.2 16.9-21.7 1,099 80.8 78.3-83.1
Unemployed 160 28 18.4 11.6-28.1 132 81.6 71.9-88.4
Retired 639 475 73.7 69.3-77.8 164 26.3 22.2-30.7
Unable to Work 157 82 47.9 38.5-57.4 75 52.1 42.6-61.5
Other not in Labor Force 153 30 18.8 12.7-27.0 123 81.2 73.0-87.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 153 54 29.1 21.2-38.6 99 70.9 61.4-78.8
$15,000- 24,999 306 130 40.2 33.4-47.4 176 59.8 52.6-66.6
$25,000- 34,999 197 73 30.2 23.3-38.3 124 69.8 61.7-76.7
$35,000- 49,999 266 89 32.3 26.1-39.3 177 67.7 60.7-73.9
$50,000- 74,999 303 117 33.6 27.7-40.0 186 66.4 60.0-72.3
$75,000+ 780 246 27.1 23.7-30.7 534 72.9 69.3-76.3
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 201 68 32.7 24.5-42.1 133 67.3 57.9-75.5
101% to 150% 231 85 33.0 26.1-40.7 146 67.0 59.3-73.9
151% to 200% 205 81 31.1 24.3-38.9 124 68.9 61.1-75.7
More than 200% 1,292 458 31.3 28.5-34.3 834 68.7 65.7-71.5
HOUSING
Own 1,619 672 37.0 34.3-39.8 947 63.0 60.2-65.7
Rent 699 175 20.6 17.5-24.1 524 79.4 75.9-82.5
Other arrangement 162 40 18.6 12.6-26.6 122 81.4 73.4-87.4
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,354 438 28.2 25.5-31.0 916 71.8 69.0-74.5
Regional City or Suburban County 630 248 34.9 30.7-39.4 382 65.1 60.6-69.3
Rural 520 210 36.0 30.9-41.3 310 64.0 58.7-69.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,050 411 33.4 30.1-36.9 639 66.6 63.1-69.9
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,357 445 29.8 27.0-32.7 912 70.2 67.3-73.0
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 807 279 31.4 27.7-35.3 528 68.6 64.7-72.3
2nd Quartile 985 353 30.7 27.5-34.1 632 69.3 65.9-72.5
3rd Quartile 635 233 33.5 29.2-38.0 402 66.5 62.0-70.8
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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