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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 Demographics

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,564 352 5.0 4.4- 5.6 6,212 95.0 94.4-95.6
Region 9 & 10 915 55 5.4 3.9- 7.5 860 94.6 92.5-96.1
GENDER
Male 382 19 5.4 3.1- 9.3 363 94.6 90.7-96.9
Female 533 36 5.4 3.7- 7.9 497 94.6 92.1-96.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 597 27 3.9 2.4- 6.4 570 96.1 93.6-97.6
Non-Hispanic Black 245 20 7.6 4.7-12.1 225 92.4 87.9-95.3
Other 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 234 *** *** *** 226 97.1 93.1-98.9
44-64 376 29 8.7 5.8-12.8 347 91.3 87.2-94.2
65+ 297 18 5.9 3.5- 9.8 279 94.1 90.2-96.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 392 31 7.4 4.7-11.3 361 92.6 88.7-95.3
Some College + 518 24 3.7 2.3- 5.8 494 96.3 94.2-97.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 436 33 7.1 4.6-10.6 403 92.9 89.4-95.4
$50,000+ 288 *** *** *** 279 97.8 95.5-99.0

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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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