2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina

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Respond.^
Within the past year (<12 months) Within the past 2 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,771 4,727 80.1 78.7-81.3 512 9.3 8.5-10.3 275 5.4 4.7- 6.2 235 4.8 4.1- 5.6 22 0.4 0.2- 0.6
-Piedmont NC 2,818 2,304 80.2 78.4-82.0 259 9.4 8.3-10.8 137 5.2 4.3- 6.3 108 4.7 3.8- 6.0 10 0.3 0.2- 0.7
GENDER
Male 1,295 1,009 76.6 73.6-79.3 104 7.9 6.4- 9.8 82 6.5 5.1- 8.3 91 8.3 6.5-10.6 *** *** ***
Female 1,523 1,295 83.6 81.2-85.7 155 10.8 9.1-12.8 55 4.1 3.0- 5.5 17 1.5 0.8- 2.6 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,822 1,518 81.2 79.0-83.3 173 9.9 8.4-11.6 70 4.2 3.2- 5.5 58 4.5 3.3- 6.0 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 543 479 84.9 80.4-88.5 26 5.1 3.2- 7.9 20 5.2 3.3- 8.1 18 4.9 2.7- 8.6 *** *** ***
Other 453 307 67.7 62.1-72.7 60 14.6 11.0-19.3 47 10.1 7.2-14.1 32 5.8 3.8- 8.7 *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 629 434 69.3 65.1-73.2 93 15.1 12.2-18.6 65 9.5 7.3-12.4 33 5.4 3.7- 7.8 *** *** ***
35-44 403 301 76.1 70.5-80.9 42 7.8 5.6-10.7 25 5.4 3.4- 8.5 33 10.3 6.6-15.8 *** *** ***
45-54 491 387 79.9 75.5-83.6 57 10.5 7.8-13.9 22 4.7 3.0- 7.4 21 4.2 2.6- 6.9 *** *** ***
55-64 468 404 85.6 81.6-88.9 34 7.3 5.1-10.4 15 3.5 2.0- 6.1 15 3.5 2.0- 6.3 *** *** ***
65-74 458 435 95.3 92.7-97.0 16 3.8 2.2- 6.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 302 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 237 174 72.1 64.2-78.9 22 9.8 6.1-15.4 15 5.7 3.2-10.0 23 11.1 6.4-18.6 *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 629 496 79.0 75.1-82.5 60 9.2 6.9-12.1 40 6.4 4.5- 9.1 30 5.0 3.3- 7.5 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 732 596 79.6 76.0-82.8 63 9.3 7.2-12.0 36 5.3 3.7- 7.6 36 5.6 3.9- 7.9 *** *** ***
College Graduate 1,214 1,035 84.7 82.3-86.8 112 9.5 7.9-11.5 45 4.0 2.9- 5.4 19 1.6 1.0- 2.6 *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 699 599 83.5 79.4-87.0 48 7.6 5.4-10.5 22 3.6 2.2- 5.8 28 5.1 3.0- 8.5 *** *** ***
No 2,001 1,614 79.6 77.4-81.6 199 10.0 8.6-11.6 107 5.8 4.7- 7.1 73 4.3 3.3- 5.6 *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 283 248 88.6 83.5-92.2 19 6.2 3.7-10.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,507 2,033 79.3 77.3-81.2 237 9.8 8.5-11.3 129 5.6 4.6- 6.8 99 4.9 3.9- 6.3 *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,547 1,207 77.9 75.4-80.2 160 10.1 8.5-11.9 96 6.2 4.9- 7.8 75 5.2 4.0- 6.8 *** *** ***
Unemployed 182 128 67.6 58.0-75.9 21 11.6 7.0-18.7 16 8.5 4.9-14.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 678 641 94.3 91.8-96.1 27 4.0 2.6- 6.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 166 148 87.4 79.4-92.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 192 141 73.4 65.8-79.9 36 17.5 12.4-24.1 13 6.7 3.7-11.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 222 171 73.3 64.4-80.6 23 9.3 5.8-14.4 16 7.7 4.4-13.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 332 259 74.9 68.7-80.2 32 10.9 7.5-15.7 19 6.0 3.5-10.1 21 8.1 5.0-12.7 *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 212 171 76.9 68.6-83.5 18 9.9 5.8-16.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 278 229 82.0 76.1-86.6 23 9.1 5.7-14.1 17 5.6 3.3- 9.3 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 324 263 81.0 75.6-85.4 39 11.6 8.4-15.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 872 739 83.9 80.9-86.6 75 8.7 6.8-11.0 31 3.9 2.6- 5.8 24 3.0 1.9- 4.8 *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 73 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 222 170 74.1 64.9-81.7 *** *** *** 22 10.8 6.5-17.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 252 190 73.6 66.6-79.6 26 11.6 7.6-17.3 *** *** *** 20 8.7 5.4-13.7 *** *** ***
151% to 200% 218 184 79.9 72.0-86.1 19 12.2 7.5-19.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 1,411 1,189 83.4 81.1-85.6 129 9.0 7.5-10.8 49 3.8 2.8- 5.1 39 3.4 2.3- 4.8 *** *** ***
HOUSING
Own 1,781 1,546 84.8 82.6-86.8 136 7.6 6.3- 9.1 55 3.6 2.7- 4.8 41 3.9 2.7- 5.6 *** *** ***
Rent 814 590 71.5 67.7-75.0 93 12.4 10.0-15.4 67 8.4 6.4-11.0 57 6.7 5.0- 9.0 *** *** ***
Other arrangement 196 144 70.7 62.4-77.7 28 15.2 10.1-22.4 15 8.8 5.1-15.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,561 1,263 80.1 77.7-82.4 153 10.0 8.4-11.9 81 5.9 4.6- 7.6 57 3.5 2.6- 4.7 *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 688 581 82.4 78.6-85.6 50 7.4 5.5- 9.9 33 4.8 3.3- 7.1 21 5.0 3.1- 8.0 *** *** ***
Rural 569 460 77.3 72.3-81.7 56 10.8 8.0-14.4 23 3.7 2.3- 5.9 30 8.2 5.2-12.7 *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 103 86 80.1 69.0-88.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,162 967 80.3 77.1-83.1 89 8.4 6.7-10.6 53 5.2 3.8- 7.1 51 5.9 4.2- 8.4 *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,553 1,251 80.2 77.8-82.4 162 10.1 8.6-12.0 80 5.4 4.3- 6.9 52 3.7 2.7- 5.1 *** *** ***
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 917 741 81.6 78.7-84.2 95 9.1 7.3-11.2 45 4.7 3.4- 6.4 33 4.3 3.0- 6.2 *** *** ***
2nd Quartile 1,115 899 77.9 74.7-80.8 110 10.4 8.4-12.7 61 6.3 4.8- 8.3 41 5.1 3.5- 7.4 *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 704 596 83.4 79.7-86.6 48 8.0 5.8-10.9 28 4.1 2.7- 6.4 29 3.9 2.4- 6.4 *** *** ***
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 82 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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.

Sub-group estimates have been suppressed because they do not meet statistical reliability standards.

^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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