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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 Demographics

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  Total
Respond.^
Within the past year (<12 months) Within the past 2 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,614 5,020 73.5 72.1-74.8 769 12.6 11.6-13.6 419 7.3 6.6- 8.1 345 5.6 5.0- 6.4 61 1.0 0.7- 1.4
Region 3 602 464 74.6 70.0-78.7 71 12.4 9.6-15.8 37 7.7 5.2-11.3 25 4.5 2.8- 6.9 5 0.9 0.3- 3.0
GENDER
Male 268 190 67.7 60.3-74.3 36 13.0 9.0-18.4 23 11.7 7.2-18.6 15 5.8 3.2-10.1 *** *** ***
Female 334 274 80.7 75.2-85.3 35 11.8 8.3-16.5 14 4.1 2.2- 7.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 470 368 76.4 71.3-80.8 57 13.1 9.9-17.1 25 6.4 3.9-10.3 19 4.0 2.4- 6.6 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 73 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 181 117 65.1 56.4-72.9 36 18.4 13.1-25.4 16 10.2 5.6-17.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
44-64 231 180 78.0 71.3-83.5 21 8.4 5.2-13.2 15 6.6 3.8-11.2 14 6.6 3.6-11.7 *** *** ***
65+ 184 163 87.2 79.9-92.1 12 6.7 3.6-12.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 244 178 69.4 61.7-76.1 32 13.6 9.4-19.3 18 10.0 5.7-17.1 12 5.4 2.8-10.0 *** *** ***
Some College + 356 286 79.6 74.2-84.1 39 11.3 8.0-15.9 19 5.6 3.5- 9.0 11 3.2 1.6- 6.1 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 303 229 70.6 63.6-76.8 37 13.0 9.2-18.2 16 8.1 4.3-14.5 18 6.7 4.0-11.1 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 190 152 79.9 72.4-85.7 22 12.3 7.7-19.1 15 7.4 4.3-12.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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