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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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 4 1,219 73 5.0 3.8- 6.5 1,146 95.0 93.5-96.2
GENDER
Male 514 25 3.7 2.3- 5.7 489 96.3 94.3-97.7
Female 705 48 6.2 4.4- 8.5 657 93.8 91.5-95.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 803 58 5.5 4.1- 7.3 745 94.5 92.7-95.9
Non-Hispanic Black 239 11 6.2 3.2-11.8 228 93.8 88.2-96.8
Other 153 *** *** *** 149 98.7 96.6-99.5
AGE
18-44 417 *** *** *** 412 98.8 96.8-99.5
44-64 479 30 6.5 4.3- 9.8 449 93.5 90.2-95.7
65+ 305 37 12.3 8.6-17.2 268 87.7 82.8-91.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 437 35 6.2 4.3- 8.9 402 93.8 91.1-95.7
Some College + 774 37 4.0 2.6- 5.9 737 96.0 94.1-97.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 521 40 5.6 4.0- 7.8 481 94.4 92.2-96.0
$50,000+ 430 15 3.1 1.7- 5.6 415 96.9 94.4-98.3

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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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