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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Health Care Access

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,685 4,441 64.1 62.7-65.5 1,037 14.2 13.2-15.3 1,207 21.7 20.4-23.0
Region 5 823 517 62.1 58.1-65.9 135 16.4 13.6-19.7 171 21.5 18.5-24.9
GENDER
Male 352 203 57.7 51.7-63.5 49 13.5 9.8-18.2 100 28.8 23.7-34.5
Female 471 314 65.9 60.7-70.8 86 19.1 15.2-23.7 71 15.0 11.7-19.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 495 330 65.3 60.3-70.0 94 19.4 15.6-23.9 71 15.3 12.1-19.3
Non-Hispanic Black 190 119 60.3 51.7-68.2 34 16.2 11.0-23.3 37 23.5 16.8-31.9
Other 123 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 313 154 52.3 45.9-58.6 38 12.8 9.0-18.0 121 34.9 29.2-41.0
44-64 287 204 70.6 64.3-76.2 44 16.1 11.7-21.7 39 13.3 9.5-18.4
65+ 210 151 72.0 64.4-78.5 49 24.0 17.8-31.4 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 290 160 54.8 47.9-61.4 49 17.7 12.9-23.7 81 27.6 22.1-33.9
Some College + 528 353 66.9 62.2-71.3 86 15.7 12.5-19.5 89 17.4 14.0-21.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 349 199 58.0 51.8-64.0 63 15.8 12.2-20.4 87 26.1 21.0-32.0
$50,000+ 300 208 66.4 59.8-72.4 45 18.2 13.2-24.5 47 15.4 11.5-20.4

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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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