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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 Demographics

Radon Testing

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,444 2,931 49.9 48.3-51.5 2,513 50.1 48.5-51.7
Region 7 732 401 55.6 51.4-59.7 331 44.4 40.3-48.6
GENDER
Male 308 193 61.1 54.7-67.1 115 38.9 32.9-45.3
Female 424 208 50.6 45.2-56.1 216 49.4 43.9-54.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 441 310 70.6 65.4-75.3 131 29.4 24.7-34.6
Non-Hispanic Black 179 53 30.4 23.3-38.6 126 69.6 61.4-76.7
Other 105 33 34.9 25.5-45.6 72 65.1 54.4-74.5
AGE
18-44 287 129 46.3 39.9-52.9 158 53.7 47.1-60.1
44-64 259 165 65.5 58.9-71.6 94 34.5 28.4-41.1
65+ 178 103 59.6 50.8-67.9 75 40.4 32.1-49.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 244 76 33.8 27.3-40.9 168 66.2 59.1-72.7
Some College + 486 324 67.6 62.7-72.2 162 32.4 27.8-37.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 291 115 40.9 34.4-47.6 176 59.1 52.4-65.6
$50,000+ 299 219 73.2 67.2-78.5 80 26.8 21.5-32.8

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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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