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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Disability

Are you limited in any way in any activities because of physical, mental, or emotional problems?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,568 1,583 21.6 20.5-22.8 4,985 78.4 77.2-79.5
-Piedmont 3,299 661 18.8 17.3-20.4 2,638 81.2 79.6-82.7
GENDER
Male 1,408 250 17.0 14.8-19.4 1,158 83.0 80.6-85.2
Female 1,891 411 20.5 18.5-22.6 1,480 79.5 77.4-81.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,126 473 21.6 19.6-23.7 1,653 78.4 76.3-80.4
Non-Hispanic Black 679 131 16.9 14.0-20.2 548 83.1 79.8-86.0
Other 444 48 9.0 6.6-12.2 396 91.0 87.8-93.4
AGE
18-34 673 63 9.1 6.9-11.8 610 90.9 88.2-93.1
35-44 510 64 12.8 9.8-16.5 446 87.2 83.5-90.2
45-54 620 118 20.2 16.9-24.1 502 79.8 75.9-83.1
55-64 602 177 30.5 26.3-35.0 425 69.5 65.0-73.7
65-74 509 134 27.8 23.3-32.7 375 72.2 67.3-76.7
75+ 335 99 31.5 25.8-37.8 236 68.5 62.2-74.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 339 93 26.9 21.7-32.8 246 73.1 67.2-78.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 820 179 19.1 16.4-22.3 641 80.9 77.7-83.6
Some Post-H.S. 858 222 21.6 18.8-24.7 636 78.4 75.3-81.2
College Graduate 1,263 166 11.7 10.0-13.7 1,097 88.3 86.3-90.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 272 103 36.2 29.6-43.3 169 63.8 56.7-70.4
$15,000- 24,999 500 148 27.7 23.4-32.5 352 72.3 67.5-76.6
$25,000- 34,999 276 55 22.1 16.3-29.3 221 77.9 70.7-83.7
$35,000- 49,999 352 53 11.7 8.8-15.5 299 88.3 84.5-91.2
$50,000- 74,999 389 70 16.3 12.6-20.8 319 83.7 79.2-87.4
$75,000+ 831 99 10.8 8.8-13.3 732 89.2 86.7-91.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 368 95 24.0 19.4-29.4 273 76.0 70.6-80.6
Non-Veteran 2,919 566 18.3 16.7-19.9 2,353 81.7 80.1-83.3
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,777 315 16.7 14.8-18.8 1,462 83.3 81.2-85.2
Regional City or Suburban 872 202 21.9 18.9-25.2 670 78.1 74.8-81.1
Rural 650 144 20.3 16.9-24.2 506 79.7 75.8-83.1

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 Annual Results Technical Notes for more 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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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