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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 908 61 5.4 4.1- 7.2 847 94.6 92.8-95.9
GENDER
Male 392 20 4.9 3.1- 7.8 372 95.1 92.2-96.9
Female 516 41 5.9 4.2- 8.3 475 94.1 91.7-95.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 535 44 6.6 4.7- 9.1 491 93.4 90.9-95.3
Non-Hispanic Black 219 13 4.6 2.5- 8.3 206 95.4 91.7-97.5
Other 139 *** *** *** 135 97.2 92.2-99.0
AGE
18-44 377 *** *** *** 371 98.5 96.4-99.4
44-64 316 23 6.2 3.9- 9.6 293 93.8 90.4-96.1
65+ 199 32 15.8 10.9-22.4 167 84.2 77.6-89.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 315 26 6.7 4.4-10.2 289 93.3 89.8-95.6
Some College + 589 35 4.7 3.3- 6.8 554 95.3 93.2-96.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 362 29 6.2 4.1- 9.2 333 93.8 90.8-95.9
$50,000+ 356 12 3.0 1.6- 5.5 344 97.0 94.5-98.4

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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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