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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Health Status

General Health Indicator for Healthy North Carolina 2020

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent/Vg/Good Fair/Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,677 5,289 80.8 79.6-81.9 1,388 19.2 18.1-20.4
Region 5 826 681 84.2 81.2-86.8 145 15.8 13.2-18.8
GENDER
Male 354 299 84.7 79.7-88.6 55 15.3 11.4-20.3
Female 472 382 83.8 79.9-87.0 90 16.2 13.0-20.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 497 420 85.7 81.8-88.9 77 14.3 11.1-18.2
Non-Hispanic Black 191 153 83.9 77.5-88.7 38 16.1 11.3-22.5
Other 122 94 77.3 67.5-84.8 28 22.7 15.2-32.5
AGE
18-44 315 282 91.0 87.0-93.9 33 9.0 6.1-13.0
44-64 287 236 82.2 76.7-86.6 51 17.8 13.4-23.3
65+ 210 153 71.4 63.1-78.5 57 28.6 21.5-36.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 291 207 74.8 68.8-80.1 84 25.2 19.9-31.2
Some College + 529 469 90.7 87.8-92.9 60 9.3 7.1-12.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 350 259 75.1 69.4-80.0 91 24.9 20.0-30.6
$50,000+ 300 281 94.3 90.4-96.7 19 5.7 3.3- 9.6

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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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