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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 skin cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,677 619 7.1 6.5- 7.8 6,058 92.9 92.2-93.5
Region 1 & 2 1,008 126 10.6 8.4-13.1 882 89.4 86.9-91.6
GENDER
Male 444 54 10.9 7.8-15.0 390 89.1 85.0-92.2
Female 564 72 10.3 7.6-13.8 492 89.7 86.2-92.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 847 119 11.8 9.4-14.7 728 88.2 85.3-90.6
Non-Hispanic Black 52 *** *** *** 50 97.5 87.3-99.6
Other 102 *** *** *** 98 97.1 90.2-99.2
AGE
18-44 261 *** *** *** 257 97.7 92.9-99.3
44-64 363 33 9.5 6.4-14.0 330 90.5 86.0-93.6
65+ 373 87 23.9 18.6-30.2 286 76.1 69.8-81.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 392 50 11.4 8.0-16.0 342 88.6 84.0-92.0
Some College + 613 76 9.9 7.4-13.1 537 90.1 86.9-92.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 511 60 10.1 7.3-13.7 451 89.9 86.3-92.7
$50,000+ 302 35 9.4 6.2-14.0 267 90.6 86.0-93.8

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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.

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