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2016 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 5,721 2,302 34.9 33.4-36.3 3,419 65.1 63.7-66.6
-Piedmont NC 2,571 994 34.2 32.1-36.2 1,577 65.8 63.8-67.9
GENDER
Male 1,141 440 34.7 31.6-37.8 701 65.3 62.2-68.4
Female 1,430 554 33.7 31.0-36.6 876 66.3 63.4-69.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,697 736 37.4 34.8-40.0 961 62.6 60.0-65.2
Non-Hispanic Black 499 160 29.4 25.0-34.1 339 70.6 65.9-75.0
Other 26 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 509 106 20.9 17.2-25.3 403 79.1 74.7-82.8
35-44 364 63 17.7 13.7-22.7 301 82.3 77.3-86.3
45-54 466 103 23.0 18.9-27.8 363 77.0 72.2-81.1
55-64 458 155 31.6 27.1-36.5 303 68.4 63.5-72.9
65-74 459 329 71.0 66.0-75.6 130 29.0 24.4-34.0
75+ 281 226 79.4 73.4-84.4 55 20.6 15.6-26.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 255 101 38.1 31.6-45.0 154 61.9 55.0-68.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 640 267 37.0 32.9-41.2 373 63.0 58.8-67.1
Some Post-H.S. 697 282 35.2 31.3-39.3 415 64.8 60.7-68.7
College Graduate 973 341 28.8 25.9-31.8 632 71.2 68.2-74.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 191 84 41.2 33.3-49.7 107 58.8 50.3-66.7
$15,000- 24,999 404 164 39.4 34.0-45.1 240 60.6 54.9-66.0
$25,000- 34,999 238 94 34.6 28.2-41.7 144 65.4 58.3-71.8
$35,000- 49,999 281 109 33.4 27.6-39.8 172 66.6 60.2-72.4
$50,000- 74,999 342 130 32.3 27.2-37.9 212 67.7 62.1-72.8
$75,000+ 688 216 27.3 23.9-31.1 472 72.7 68.9-76.1
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 543 337 56.3 51.2-61.3 206 43.7 38.7-48.8
No 1,703 564 29.1 26.7-31.6 1,139 70.9 68.4-73.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 651 387 54.6 50.0-59.2 264 45.4 40.8-50.0
No 1,904 602 28.1 25.9-30.4 1,302 71.9 69.6-74.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 305 188 55.5 49.0-61.8 117 44.5 38.2-51.0
Non-Veteran 2,264 806 31.7 29.6-33.9 1,458 68.3 66.1-70.4
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 1,387 489 31.6 28.9-34.4 898 68.4 65.6-71.1
Regional City or Suburban County 667 267 35.2 31.3-39.4 400 64.8 60.6-68.7
Rural 517 238 39.8 35.0-44.7 279 60.2 55.3-65.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,377 317 20.3 18.1-22.7 1,060 79.7 77.3-81.9
Unemployed 102 23 25.4 16.6-36.8 79 74.6 63.2-83.4
Retired 686 495 70.8 66.6-74.6 191 29.2 25.4-33.4
Unable to Work 176 98 55.0 46.0-63.6 78 45.0 36.4-54.0
Other not in Labor Force 220 60 27.6 21.1-35.2 160 72.4 64.8-78.9
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 84 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 189 64 35.8 28.2-44.3 125 64.2 55.7-71.8
101% to 150% 353 144 38.1 32.5-44.0 209 61.9 56.0-67.5
151% to 200% 162 71 39.3 31.0-48.2 91 60.7 51.8-69.0
More than 200% 1,323 482 31.0 28.3-33.7 841 69.0 66.3-71.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 725 312 38.5 34.6-42.6 413 61.5 57.4-65.4
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,754 643 32.4 30.0-34.9 1,111 67.6 65.1-70.0

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 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.

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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