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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 Demographics

Radon Testing

Has your household been tested for the presence of radon gas?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,768 1,229 25.0 23.6-26.5 3,539 75.0 73.5-76.4
Region 6 352 66 16.9 12.9-21.8 286 83.1 78.2-87.1
GENDER
Male 158 31 17.4 11.8-25.1 127 82.6 74.9-88.2
Female 194 35 16.3 11.2-23.3 159 83.7 76.7-88.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 214 46 20.8 15.2-27.8 168 79.2 72.2-84.8
Non-Hispanic Black 95 14 12.0 6.3-21.5 81 88.0 78.5-93.7
Other 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 111 18 16.3 9.9-25.7 93 83.7 74.3-90.1
44-64 137 25 16.1 10.5-23.9 112 83.9 76.1-89.5
65+ 99 22 18.6 12.0-27.8 77 81.4 72.2-88.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 132 18 12.8 7.5-20.8 114 87.2 79.2-92.5
Some College + 219 48 20.1 14.7-26.9 171 79.9 73.1-85.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 151 24 12.9 7.5-21.3 127 87.1 78.7-92.5
$50,000+ 124 27 21.4 14.6-30.3 97 78.6 69.7-85.4

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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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