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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 1 & 2 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 had any other types of cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,521 530 6.2 5.6- 6.9 5,991 93.8 93.1-94.4
Regions 1 & 2 1,065 109 7.1 5.6- 8.8 956 92.9 91.2-94.4
GENDER
Male 464 39 6.1 4.2- 8.8 425 93.9 91.2-95.8
Female 601 70 8.0 6.0-10.5 531 92.0 89.5-94.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 918 96 7.2 5.6- 9.1 822 92.8 90.9-94.4
Non-Hispanic Black 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 98 *** *** *** 90 92.3 81.9-96.9
AGE
18-44 276 *** *** *** 270 99.5 98.8-99.8
45-64 376 26 6.5 4.2- 9.9 350 93.5 90.1-95.8
65+ 396 77 17.5 13.6-22.4 319 82.5 77.6-86.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 436 44 7.2 5.1-10.1 392 92.8 89.9-94.9
Some College + 630 65 6.9 5.1- 9.3 565 93.1 90.7-94.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 541 71 10.0 7.6-13.2 470 90.0 86.8-92.4
$50,000+ 325 23 3.5 2.1- 5.6 302 96.5 94.4-97.9

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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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