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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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 3 609 63 9.4 7.1-12.3 546 90.6 87.7-92.9
GENDER
Male 270 22 6.6 4.1-10.3 248 93.4 89.7-95.9
Female 339 41 12.0 8.5-16.6 298 88.0 83.4-91.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 476 54 10.5 7.7-14.0 422 89.5 86.0-92.3
Non-Hispanic Black 73 *** *** *** 65 91.1 81.9-95.9
Other 58 *** *** *** 57 97.8 85.6-99.7
AGE
18-44 183 *** *** *** 179 97.5 93.4-99.1
44-64 232 22 10.5 6.7-16.0 210 89.5 84.0-93.3
65+ 188 37 21.4 15.1-29.3 151 78.6 70.7-84.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 247 30 10.2 6.9-15.0 217 89.8 85.0-93.1
Some College + 360 33 8.7 5.9-12.7 327 91.3 87.3-94.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 306 39 12.1 8.4-17.1 267 87.9 82.9-91.6
$50,000+ 191 14 6.7 3.8-11.7 177 93.3 88.3-96.2

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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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