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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 4,768 1,229 25.0 23.6-26.5 3,539 75.0 73.5-76.4
Region 7 593 196 32.9 28.7-37.3 397 67.1 62.7-71.3
GENDER
Male 266 89 31.1 25.4-37.4 177 68.9 62.6-74.6
Female 327 107 34.6 28.9-40.9 220 65.4 59.1-71.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 375 145 40.0 34.5-45.8 230 60.0 54.2-65.5
Non-Hispanic Black 134 32 21.0 14.4-29.5 102 79.0 70.5-85.6
Other 78 19 21.9 14.0-32.7 59 78.1 67.3-86.0
AGE
18-44 214 76 35.4 28.6-42.9 138 64.6 57.1-71.4
44-64 223 69 31.0 24.8-38.1 154 69.0 61.9-75.2
65+ 150 50 31.3 23.6-40.2 100 68.7 59.8-76.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 190 36 18.4 13.0-25.4 154 81.6 74.6-87.0
Some College + 402 159 40.5 35.2-46.0 243 59.5 54.0-64.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 223 54 24.3 18.2-31.6 169 75.7 68.4-81.8
$50,000+ 260 112 44.4 38.0-51.1 148 55.6 48.9-62.0

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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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