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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 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 7 906 60 6.0 4.5- 8.0 846 94.0 92.0-95.5
GENDER
Male 391 27 6.6 4.2-10.1 364 93.4 89.9-95.8
Female 515 33 5.5 3.8- 7.9 482 94.5 92.1-96.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 533 53 8.7 6.4-11.7 480 91.3 88.3-93.6
Non-Hispanic Black 219 *** *** *** 216 98.1 93.8-99.4
Other 139 *** *** *** 135 97.2 92.7-98.9
AGE
18-44 377 *** *** *** 373 98.8 96.6-99.6
44-64 315 15 5.1 2.9- 9.0 300 94.9 91.0-97.1
65+ 198 40 22.1 16.0-29.8 158 77.9 70.2-84.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 314 26 7.7 4.9-12.0 288 92.3 88.0-95.1
Some College + 588 34 5.0 3.5- 7.2 554 95.0 92.8-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 362 24 6.9 4.3-10.9 338 93.1 89.1-95.7
$50,000+ 355 18 4.3 2.6- 6.9 337 95.7 93.1-97.4

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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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