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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 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 9 & 10 698 97 12.9 10.1-16.3 601 87.1 83.7-89.9
GENDER
Male 291 42 13.8 9.7-19.4 249 86.2 80.6-90.3
Female 407 55 12.1 8.7-16.5 352 87.9 83.5-91.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 466 69 13.2 9.9-17.3 397 86.8 82.7-90.1
Non-Hispanic Black 179 24 13.3 8.2-21.0 155 86.7 79.0-91.8
Other 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 152 17 11.3 6.6-18.6 135 88.7 81.4-93.4
44-64 307 42 13.7 9.9-18.8 265 86.3 81.2-90.1
65+ 233 37 14.5 10.1-20.4 196 85.5 79.6-89.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 284 27 7.7 4.9-12.1 257 92.3 87.9-95.1
Some College + 413 70 17.4 13.2-22.6 343 82.6 77.4-86.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 338 43 12.6 8.7-18.0 295 87.4 82.0-91.3
$50,000+ 223 32 14.9 10.0-21.6 191 85.1 78.4-90.0

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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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