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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 10 Demographics

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you had Chronic Fatigue
Syndrome (CFS) or Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME)?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,222 98 1.7 1.3- 2.1 5,124 98.3 97.9-98.7
Region 10 513 13 2.1 1.2- 3.8 500 97.9 96.2-98.8
GENDER
Male 243 *** *** *** 237 97.9 95.2-99.1
Female 270 *** *** *** 263 97.8 95.3-99.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 325 *** *** *** 315 97.5 95.2-98.7
Non-Hispanic Black 133 *** *** *** 133 100 . - .
Other 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 158 *** *** *** 157 99.5 96.3-99.9
45-64 201 *** *** *** 192 95.2 90.7-97.5
65+ 150 *** *** *** 147 98.6 95.2-99.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 204 *** *** *** 200 98.5 95.8-99.5
Some College + 307 *** *** *** 298 97.3 94.7-98.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 273 *** *** *** 264 97.1 94.4-98.6
$50,000+ 164 *** *** *** 160 98.1 94.7-99.3

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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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