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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 skin cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,677 619 7.1 6.5- 7.8 6,058 92.9 92.2-93.5
Region 6 516 39 6.4 4.5- 9.1 477 93.6 90.9-95.5
GENDER
Male 225 24 9.2 5.8-14.3 201 90.8 85.7-94.2
Female 291 15 3.8 2.2- 6.5 276 96.2 93.5-97.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 284 39 11.6 8.2-16.3 245 88.4 83.7-91.8
Non-Hispanic Black 151 *** *** *** 151 100 . - .
Other 73 *** *** *** 73 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 189 *** *** *** 187 99.1 96.1-99.8
44-64 197 13 8.5 4.5-15.3 184 91.5 84.7-95.5
65+ 123 24 18.0 11.9-26.5 99 82.0 73.5-88.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 215 11 5.3 2.6-10.2 204 94.7 89.8-97.4
Some College + 300 28 7.5 5.0-11.1 272 92.5 88.9-95.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 239 15 4.7 2.5- 8.7 224 95.3 91.3-97.5
$50,000+ 164 14 8.2 4.6-14.2 150 91.8 85.8-95.4

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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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