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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 10 Demographics

Cognitive Decline

During the past 12 months, have you experienced confusion or memory loss that is happening more often or is getting worse?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,828 422 10.7 9.5-11.9 3,406 89.3 88.1-90.5
Region 10 382 49 15.1 11.1-20.3 333 84.9 79.7-88.9
GENDER
Male 169 22 15.7 9.7-24.5 147 84.3 75.5-90.3
Female 213 27 14.7 9.8-21.5 186 85.3 78.5-90.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 254 31 13.2 9.0-18.9 223 86.8 81.1-91.0
Non-Hispanic Black 97 *** *** *** 87 86.6 75.5-93.1
Other 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
45-64 216 28 14.5 9.7-21.1 188 85.5 78.9-90.3
65+ 162 21 16.4 10.1-25.6 141 83.6 74.4-89.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 151 28 21.4 14.4-30.7 123 78.6 69.3-85.6
Some College + 230 21 9.9 6.2-15.4 209 90.1 84.6-93.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 30 19.8 13.4-28.2 164 80.2 71.8-86.6
$50,000+ 123 *** *** *** 113 92.4 84.9-96.3

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*Asked only of Respondents aged 45 or older.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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