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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 a stroke?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,682 284 3.7 3.2- 4.2 6,398 96.3 95.8-96.8
Region 8 666 31 3.9 2.7- 5.7 635 96.1 94.3-97.3
GENDER
Male 278 *** *** *** 268 97.1 94.4-98.5
Female 388 21 4.9 3.1- 7.7 367 95.1 92.3-96.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 440 18 3.2 1.9- 5.3 422 96.8 94.7-98.1
Non-Hispanic Black 125 *** *** *** 115 92.2 85.5-96.0
Other 91 *** *** *** 88 97.1 91.2-99.1
AGE
18-44 217 *** *** *** 215 99.3 97.2-99.8
44-64 245 12 5.2 2.9- 9.1 233 94.8 90.9-97.1
65+ 193 16 9.2 5.4-15.3 177 90.8 84.7-94.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 280 18 5.1 3.1- 8.2 262 94.9 91.8-96.9
Some College + 384 13 2.9 1.6- 5.2 371 97.1 94.8-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 313 17 4.5 2.7- 7.3 296 95.5 92.7-97.3
$50,000+ 209 *** *** *** 206 98.6 95.5-99.5

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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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