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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 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 3 608 76 9.3 7.2-11.8 532 90.7 88.2-92.8
GENDER
Male 269 40 10.1 7.2-14.1 229 89.9 85.9-92.8
Female 339 36 8.5 5.9-12.2 303 91.5 87.8-94.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 476 75 11.9 9.3-15.1 401 88.1 84.9-90.7
Non-Hispanic Black 73 *** *** *** 73 100 . - .
Other 57 *** *** *** 56 98.4 89.3-99.8
AGE
18-44 182 *** *** *** 180 99.0 96.0-99.7
44-64 232 28 10.2 6.9-14.9 204 89.8 85.1-93.1
65+ 188 45 23.6 17.4-31.0 143 76.4 69.0-82.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 246 25 8.0 5.2-12.0 221 92.0 88.0-94.8
Some College + 360 50 10.2 7.5-13.8 310 89.8 86.2-92.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 305 23 6.4 4.1-10.0 282 93.6 90.0-95.9
$50,000+ 191 32 12.3 8.4-17.7 159 87.7 82.3-91.6

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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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