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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

Health Status

General Health Indicator for Healthy North Carolina 2020

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent/Vg/Good Fair/Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,677 5,289 80.8 79.6-81.9 1,388 19.2 18.1-20.4
Region 8 666 520 79.8 76.1-83.1 146 20.2 16.9-23.9
GENDER
Male 279 232 83.9 78.2-88.3 47 16.1 11.7-21.8
Female 387 288 75.8 70.6-80.3 99 24.2 19.7-29.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 441 364 84.0 79.7-87.5 77 16.0 12.5-20.3
Non-Hispanic Black 124 83 70.5 59.9-79.2 41 29.5 20.8-40.1
Other 91 68 75.6 64.5-84.1 23 24.4 15.9-35.5
AGE
18-44 217 191 88.9 83.5-92.6 26 11.1 7.4-16.5
44-64 244 181 73.3 66.3-79.3 63 26.7 20.7-33.7
65+ 194 140 69.1 60.7-76.4 54 30.9 23.6-39.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 281 192 72.4 66.1-77.8 89 27.6 22.2-33.9
Some College + 383 326 86.4 82.0-89.8 57 13.6 10.2-18.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 314 222 73.0 67.0-78.2 92 27.0 21.8-33.0
$50,000+ 209 197 93.9 88.8-96.7 12 6.1 3.3-11.2

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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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