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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 10 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 have (COPD) chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, emphysema or chronic bronchitis?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,515 527 7.3 6.6- 8.1 5,988 92.7 91.9-93.4
Region 10 626 49 6.6 4.9- 8.9 577 93.4 91.1-95.1
GENDER
Male 302 20 5.5 3.5- 8.6 282 94.5 91.4-96.5
Female 324 29 7.6 5.1-11.3 295 92.4 88.7-94.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 401 36 7.9 5.5-11.1 365 92.1 88.9-94.5
Non-Hispanic Black 154 *** *** *** 147 96.8 93.3-98.5
Other 58 *** *** *** 55 95.9 87.0-98.8
AGE
18-44 213 *** *** *** 208 98.3 95.9-99.3
45-64 233 19 7.9 4.8-12.7 214 92.1 87.3-95.2
65+ 175 25 15.6 10.4-22.8 150 84.4 77.2-89.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 251 24 7.5 4.8-11.3 227 92.5 88.7-95.2
Some College + 373 25 5.9 3.9- 9.0 348 94.1 91.0-96.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 314 33 8.0 5.5-11.5 281 92.0 88.5-94.5
$50,000+ 197 *** *** *** 189 95.7 91.2-98.0

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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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