2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,822 3,932 65.2 63.6-66.7 764 12.1 11.0-13.1 1,126 22.8 21.4-24.2
-Piedmont NC 2,844 1,911 65.2 63.0-67.3 364 12.4 10.9-13.9 569 22.4 20.6-24.4
GENDER
Male 1,307 819 60.5 57.2-63.7 137 10.0 8.2-12.1 351 29.5 26.5-32.6
Female 1,537 1,092 69.5 66.5-72.2 227 14.5 12.4-16.9 218 16.0 13.9-18.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,839 1,301 68.3 65.7-70.8 262 14.1 12.2-16.1 276 17.6 15.6-19.9
Non-Hispanic Black 544 385 67.6 62.3-72.4 74 11.8 8.8-15.6 85 20.7 16.5-25.6
Other 461 225 46.7 41.2-52.3 28 5.5 3.3- 8.9 208 47.8 42.2-53.5
AGE
18-34 646 337 51.4 47.0-55.8 48 7.7 5.5-10.6 261 40.9 36.7-45.3
35-44 407 268 66.8 60.9-72.3 30 7.7 5.0-11.5 109 25.5 20.5-31.3
45-54 495 351 73.8 69.2-77.9 44 8.3 6.0-11.3 100 18.0 14.5-22.1
55-64 468 345 71.6 66.4-76.2 64 15.6 11.9-20.2 59 12.8 9.7-16.8
65-74 457 348 77.9 73.2-82.0 88 17.3 13.6-21.7 21 4.8 3.0- 7.6
75+ 303 216 64.8 57.0-71.9 75 30.7 23.8-38.6 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 243 119 46.2 38.4-54.1 31 13.7 8.9-20.5 93 40.2 32.6-48.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 641 400 62.9 58.4-67.3 71 10.9 8.3-14.1 170 26.2 22.4-30.4
Some Post-H.S. 733 491 64.2 60.0-68.1 105 14.5 11.7-17.8 137 21.4 18.1-25.1
College Graduate 1,219 896 74.8 71.9-77.4 157 11.1 9.3-13.2 166 14.2 12.1-16.5
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 704 448 60.6 55.9-65.1 137 19.6 16.1-23.6 119 19.9 16.2-24.1
No 2,023 1,392 67.7 65.2-70.1 215 9.9 8.5-11.6 416 22.4 20.3-24.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 285 178 61.1 54.0-67.8 51 18.2 13.2-24.5 56 20.7 15.6-26.9
Non-Veteran 2,530 1,719 66.0 63.7-68.3 308 11.6 10.1-13.2 503 22.4 20.4-24.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,565 1,066 67.6 64.8-70.3 133 8.0 6.6- 9.7 366 24.4 21.9-27.0
Unemployed 183 104 53.8 44.5-62.9 15 8.8 4.8-15.4 64 37.4 28.8-46.9
Retired 679 503 71.2 66.4-75.5 142 23.5 19.3-28.2 34 5.4 3.7- 7.7
Unable to Work 167 97 57.9 48.6-66.7 45 24.1 17.2-32.7 25 18.0 11.8-26.6
Other not in Labor Force 197 119 60.2 52.0-67.8 20 11.1 6.5-18.1 58 28.7 22.1-36.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 225 122 48.0 39.8-56.3 35 15.0 9.6-22.8 68 37.0 29.0-45.8
$15,000- 24,999 337 198 56.8 50.1-63.3 42 13.8 9.5-19.7 97 29.3 23.8-35.5
$25,000- 34,999 214 136 61.1 52.7-69.0 26 8.5 5.2-13.6 52 30.4 22.9-39.0
$35,000- 49,999 280 203 73.6 67.2-79.2 33 12.1 8.1-17.6 44 14.3 10.4-19.4
$50,000- 74,999 326 242 72.4 65.9-78.0 42 14.4 10.1-20.0 42 13.3 9.3-18.5
$75,000+ 878 650 74.4 70.9-77.6 106 10.4 8.4-12.8 122 15.3 12.6-18.3
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 75 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 228 112 47.5 39.1-56.1 33 12.2 7.8-18.6 83 40.3 32.0-49.2
101% to 150% 255 154 58.2 50.6-65.4 28 11.4 7.2-17.6 73 30.4 23.9-37.8
151% to 200% 218 160 75.1 67.6-81.3 26 10.1 6.4-15.7 32 14.8 9.9-21.5
More than 200% 1,420 1,047 73.0 70.2-75.7 183 12.4 10.5-14.6 190 14.6 12.5-17.0
HOUSING
Own 1,790 1,326 71.2 68.5-73.8 258 14.5 12.6-16.7 206 14.3 12.3-16.6
Rent 826 456 54.6 50.6-58.6 78 8.1 6.2-10.4 292 37.3 33.5-41.3
Other arrangement 198 107 50.0 41.7-58.3 23 9.2 5.5-15.0 68 40.7 32.7-49.3
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,570 1,025 63.3 60.4-66.2 193 11.6 9.9-13.7 352 25.0 22.5-27.7
Regional City or Suburban County 694 501 68.9 64.6-73.0 85 13.3 10.5-16.8 108 17.7 14.5-21.5
Rural 580 385 65.1 59.9-70.1 86 13.1 10.0-17.0 109 21.8 17.5-26.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 104 *** *** *** 16 13.1 7.3-22.3 *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,174 817 66.7 63.2-70.1 160 13.5 11.2-16.2 197 19.8 16.9-23.0
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,566 1,031 64.5 61.6-67.3 188 11.5 9.7-13.6 347 23.9 21.5-26.6
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 927 606 65.9 62.2-69.4 125 12.6 10.3-15.4 196 21.5 18.6-24.7
2nd Quartile 1,123 764 63.9 60.4-67.3 130 12.2 9.9-14.8 229 24.0 20.9-27.2
3rd Quartile 712 496 68.0 63.6-72.2 94 12.6 9.9-15.9 122 19.3 15.9-23.4
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.

***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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