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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Health Status

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,677 1,188 18.8 17.6-20.0 2,035 31.2 29.8-32.6 2,066 30.8 29.5-32.2 975 13.4 12.4-14.4 413 5.8 5.2- 6.6
Region 5 826 138 16.0 13.4-19.0 261 34.2 30.5-38.2 282 34.0 30.3-37.9 105 11.1 8.9-13.7 40 4.7 3.3- 6.7
GENDER
Male 354 62 15.7 12.0-20.1 116 35.0 29.5-41.0 121 34.0 28.6-40.0 40 10.9 7.6-15.5 15 4.4 2.4- 7.7
Female 472 76 16.3 12.8-20.5 145 33.5 28.5-38.9 161 33.9 29.0-39.3 65 11.2 8.5-14.5 25 5.1 3.3- 7.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 497 95 17.4 14.1-21.2 176 37.1 32.3-42.2 149 31.2 26.7-36.2 51 9.6 6.9-13.3 26 4.6 3.1- 7.0
Non-Hispanic Black 191 22 12.7 8.1-19.4 57 34.8 27.1-43.4 74 36.3 28.8-44.6 31 12.1 8.2-17.6 *** *** ***
Other 122 18 15.9 9.4-25.7 23 19.5 12.2-29.6 *** *** *** 23 16.8 10.8-25.2 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 315 64 19.0 14.7-24.2 108 37.6 31.6-44.0 110 34.4 28.6-40.8 31 7.9 5.3-11.6 *** *** ***
44-64 287 45 14.1 10.4-18.9 93 33.5 27.6-40.0 98 34.6 28.6-41.0 29 9.2 6.2-13.3 22 8.6 5.5-13.4
65+ 210 26 11.3 7.6-16.6 57 27.2 20.9-34.6 70 32.9 25.8-40.8 42 21.4 14.9-29.6 15 7.3 4.1-12.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 291 31 11.5 7.9-16.5 65 25.5 20.0-32.0 111 37.8 31.3-44.8 57 16.3 12.1-21.7 27 8.8 5.8-13.2
Some College + 529 107 19.3 15.9-23.2 196 40.6 35.8-45.6 166 30.8 26.5-35.4 47 7.4 5.4-10.1 13 2.0 1.1- 3.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 350 31 9.2 6.2-13.3 83 26.3 21.2-32.2 145 39.6 33.7-45.9 61 15.7 11.7-20.6 30 9.3 6.2-13.5
$50,000+ 300 76 23.1 18.3-28.7 123 42.6 36.2-49.2 82 28.7 23.0-35.1 17 5.2 2.9- 9.1 *** *** ***

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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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