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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 Demographics

Radon Testing

Did the test show that the radon levels in your household were too high?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,177 40 3.2 2.2- 4.7 1,137 96.8 95.3-97.8
Region 7 189 3 2.6 0.7- 8.7 186 97.4 91.3-99.3
GENDER
Male 86 *** *** *** 85 98.5 90.1-99.8
Female 103 *** *** *** 101 96.4 84.7-99.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 141 *** *** *** 138 96.7 89.0-99.0
Non-Hispanic Black 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 72 *** *** *** 70 95.2 81.8-98.9
44-64 69 *** *** *** 68 98.7 91.4-99.8
65+ 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 152 *** *** *** 149 96.7 89.2-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 51 *** *** *** 51 100 . - .
$50,000+ 111 *** *** *** 108 95.5 85.6-98.7

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* Asked only of respondents that reported that their household had been tested for the presence of radon gas.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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