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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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 6 515 40 7.9 5.6-11.1 475 92.1 88.9-94.4
GENDER
Male 224 12 4.1 2.2- 7.5 212 95.9 92.5-97.8
Female 291 28 11.5 7.6-16.9 263 88.5 83.1-92.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 283 27 9.2 6.0-13.7 256 90.8 86.3-94.0
Non-Hispanic Black 151 11 7.5 3.9-13.8 140 92.5 86.2-96.1
Other 73 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 189 *** *** *** 184 95.9 90.0-98.4
44-64 197 14 7.5 4.2-12.9 183 92.5 87.1-95.8
65+ 122 21 19.2 12.5-28.3 101 80.8 71.7-87.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 215 17 9.3 5.5-15.3 198 90.7 84.7-94.5
Some College + 299 23 6.9 4.4-10.6 276 93.1 89.4-95.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 239 21 9.8 6.0-15.7 218 90.2 84.3-94.0
$50,000+ 164 11 6.5 3.4-12.0 153 93.5 88.0-96.6

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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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