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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 1 & 2 Demographics

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you had any other types of cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,687 582 7.2 6.6- 8.0 6,105 92.8 92.0-93.4
Region 1 & 2 1,010 109 9.8 7.7-12.4 901 90.2 87.6-92.3
GENDER
Male 444 39 6.6 4.4- 9.9 405 93.4 90.1-95.6
Female 566 70 12.7 9.5-17.0 496 87.3 83.0-90.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 849 103 10.9 8.5-13.8 746 89.1 86.2-91.5
Non-Hispanic Black 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 102 *** *** *** 99 97.3 88.3-99.4
AGE
18-44 261 *** *** *** 253 95.8 90.8-98.1
44-64 363 26 7.7 4.9-11.9 337 92.3 88.1-95.1
65+ 375 73 20.7 15.6-26.9 302 79.3 73.1-84.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 393 40 10.6 7.1-15.4 353 89.4 84.6-92.9
Some College + 614 69 9.2 6.8-12.2 545 90.8 87.8-93.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 509 64 12.0 8.8-16.2 445 88.0 83.8-91.2
$50,000+ 303 24 6.3 3.8-10.3 279 93.7 89.7-96.2

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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.

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