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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,664 3,783 66.6 65.1-68.1 1,881 33.4 31.9-34.9
-Piedmont 2,819 2,038 70.5 68.5-72.6 781 29.5 27.4-31.5
GENDER
Male 1,178 838 68.7 65.4-71.8 340 31.3 28.2-34.6
Female 1,641 1,200 72.2 69.5-74.7 441 27.8 25.3-30.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,833 1,317 70.3 67.7-72.7 516 29.7 27.3-32.3
Non-Hispanic Black 576 419 70.7 65.9-75.0 157 29.3 25.0-34.1
Other 373 280 73.0 66.8-78.4 93 27.0 21.6-33.2
AGE
18-34 484 371 72.7 67.6-77.3 113 27.3 22.7-32.4
35-44 438 338 74.5 69.3-79.0 100 25.5 21.0-30.7
45-54 538 397 71.7 67.2-75.8 141 28.3 24.2-32.8
55-64 546 393 71.1 66.4-75.3 153 28.9 24.7-33.6
65-74 468 315 63.9 58.4-69.1 153 36.1 30.9-41.6
75+ 307 195 61.2 54.8-67.3 112 38.8 32.7-45.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 291 171 55.4 48.5-62.1 120 44.6 37.9-51.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 704 470 67.6 63.5-71.4 234 32.4 28.6-36.5
Some Post-H.S. 738 505 69.1 65.1-72.9 233 30.9 27.1-34.9
College Graduate 1,069 881 83.0 80.4-85.3 188 17.0 14.7-19.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 237 157 61.9 54.0-69.2 80 38.1 30.8-46.0
$15,000- 24,999 437 282 62.5 56.8-67.8 155 37.5 32.2-43.2
$25,000- 34,999 234 170 69.0 60.5-76.4 64 31.0 23.6-39.5
$35,000- 49,999 303 218 70.4 63.8-76.3 85 29.6 23.7-36.2
$50,000- 74,999 340 270 78.6 73.0-83.4 70 21.4 16.6-27.0
$75,000+ 687 554 79.4 75.6-82.7 133 20.6 17.3-24.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 662 424 62.3 57.7-66.6 238 37.7 33.4-42.3
No 2,147 1,606 72.9 70.5-75.1 541 27.1 24.9-29.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 309 219 71.5 65.5-76.8 90 28.5 23.2-34.5
Non-Veteran 2,499 1,814 70.6 68.3-72.7 685 29.4 27.3-31.7
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,476 1,192 79.3 76.7-81.7 284 20.7 18.3-23.3
Regional City or Suburban 766 512 67.1 63.1-71.0 254 32.9 29.0-36.9
Rural 577 334 53.2 48.2-58.1 243 46.8 41.9-51.8

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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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