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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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 6 514 99 20.3 16.5-24.7 153 32.1 27.4-37.1 149 27.8 23.7-32.4 85 14.8 11.7-18.5 28 5.0 3.2- 7.7
GENDER
Male 224 43 21.3 15.5-28.5 73 34.4 27.2-42.3 65 28.6 22.4-35.7 28 11.3 7.4-16.9 15 4.5 2.6- 7.5
Female 290 56 19.4 14.8-25.0 80 29.9 24.2-36.3 84 27.2 22.0-33.1 57 18.0 13.7-23.4 13 5.5 2.8-10.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 284 61 22.3 17.2-28.5 94 33.7 27.7-40.3 79 27.2 21.9-33.3 38 12.2 8.6-17.0 12 4.5 2.4- 8.5
Non-Hispanic Black 149 29 21.0 14.3-29.8 32 28.6 19.8-39.3 46 28.1 20.8-36.8 31 17.8 11.9-25.7 11 4.5 2.4- 8.4
Other 73 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 189 42 23.5 17.3-31.0 62 36.2 28.6-44.4 56 24.7 18.9-31.5 21 11.4 7.3-17.4 *** *** ***
44-64 195 40 20.5 14.9-27.6 51 25.8 19.7-32.9 48 26.5 20.0-34.2 43 21.3 15.6-28.6 13 5.9 3.3-10.4
65+ 123 14 10.0 5.6-17.3 38 31.7 23.3-41.4 43 38.5 29.3-48.5 21 14.0 8.9-21.5 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 214 27 13.0 8.7-18.9 46 25.0 18.4-33.0 72 32.2 25.6-39.5 49 21.1 15.6-27.9 20 8.7 5.2-14.3
Some College + 299 71 25.4 20.0-31.6 107 38.3 32.1-44.9 77 24.6 19.6-30.4 36 9.8 6.8-13.8 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 237 38 16.4 11.5-22.9 55 27.1 20.5-34.9 75 30.3 24.1-37.3 52 19.1 14.1-25.2 17 7.2 4.0-12.5
$50,000+ 164 47 28.8 21.8-37.1 68 41.7 33.7-50.2 38 23.0 16.7-30.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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