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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 10 Demographics

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,398 359 4.9 4.3- 5.6 6,039 95.1 94.4-95.7
Region 10 611 45 7.0 5.1- 9.6 566 93.0 90.4-94.9
GENDER
Male 299 19 5.1 3.1- 8.1 280 94.9 91.9-96.9
Female 312 26 8.8 5.7-13.4 286 91.2 86.6-94.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 396 27 6.0 4.0- 8.8 369 94.0 91.2-96.0
Non-Hispanic Black 148 *** *** *** 139 92.5 84.9-96.5
Other 55 *** *** *** 49 91.5 80.3-96.6
AGE
18-44 204 *** *** *** 197 96.8 93.4-98.5
45-64 229 18 9.6 5.7-15.8 211 90.4 84.2-94.3
65+ 174 20 11.4 7.1-17.7 154 88.6 82.3-92.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 243 23 9.6 6.1-14.6 220 90.4 85.4-93.9
Some College + 366 22 4.9 3.1- 7.6 344 95.1 92.4-96.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 313 28 7.9 5.3-11.5 285 92.1 88.5-94.7
$50,000+ 197 *** *** *** 187 95.4 91.1-97.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 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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