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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 10 Demographics

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  Total
Respond.^
Within the past year (<12 months) Within the past 2 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,459 5,031 74.6 73.2-76.0 600 10.6 9.7-11.7 402 7.3 6.5- 8.1 377 6.5 5.8- 7.3 49 1.0 0.7- 1.4
Region 10 622 478 74.7 70.4-78.5 61 11.7 8.8-15.3 41 6.8 4.8- 9.4 39 6.3 4.4- 8.8 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 301 214 67.5 60.8-73.5 38 15.2 10.6-21.2 22 7.6 4.8-11.9 24 8.5 5.5-12.8 *** *** ***
Female 321 264 81.3 75.8-85.8 23 8.4 5.4-13.0 19 6.0 3.7- 9.6 15 4.3 2.4- 7.5 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 398 307 75.7 70.4-80.2 38 10.5 7.4-14.6 24 6.1 3.9- 9.2 27 7.1 4.7-10.6 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 153 125 76.8 67.3-84.1 15 13.2 7.5-22.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 211 138 65.3 57.8-72.1 29 15.1 10.3-21.7 24 10.7 7.0-16.0 18 7.8 4.8-12.4 *** *** ***
45-64 231 177 76.7 70.1-82.3 22 10.3 6.6-15.7 16 5.8 3.5- 9.6 16 7.2 4.2-12.2 *** *** ***
65+ 175 158 90.3 82.7-94.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 248 187 73.6 66.8-79.5 28 13.0 8.8-19.0 19 7.8 4.8-12.6 13 5.2 2.9- 9.1 *** *** ***
Some College + 372 289 75.4 69.7-80.4 33 10.6 7.1-15.5 22 5.9 3.8- 9.2 26 7.2 4.7-10.9 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 312 224 68.1 61.5-74.0 39 15.5 11.0-21.5 22 7.9 5.0-12.4 26 8.2 5.3-12.4 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 196 158 81.6 74.9-86.9 15 7.5 4.3-12.7 14 6.1 3.5-10.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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