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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 1 & 2 Demographics

Cardiovascular Health

Do you have a health problem or condition that makes taking aspirin unsafe for you?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, not stomach related Yes, stomach problems No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,650 181 4.0 3.3- 4.8 196 4.5 3.8- 5.4 3,273 91.5 90.4-92.5
Regions 1 & 2 609 45 6.6 3.7-11.5 39 3.9 2.7- 5.6 525 89.5 84.9-92.8
GENDER
Male 245 15 3.6 2.0- 6.3 14 3.2 1.6- 6.3 216 93.2 89.5-95.6
Female 364 30 9.1 4.4-17.9 25 4.4 2.8- 6.9 309 86.5 78.6-91.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 516 40 7.2 3.9-12.9 36 4.0 2.7- 5.8 440 88.8 83.5-92.5
Non-Hispanic Black 28 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 61 *** *** *** *** *** *** 56 92.1 77.7-97.5
AGE
18-44 215 *** *** *** *** *** *** 201 92.9 81.5-97.5
45-64 217 14 5.4 2.9- 9.8 15 4.5 2.5- 7.9 188 90.1 85.1-93.5
65+ 169 25 13.5 8.2-21.2 16 7.6 4.3-13.0 128 79.0 70.7-85.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 246 22 9.5 4.1-20.5 20 4.5 2.7- 7.5 204 85.9 76.3-92.1
Some College + 364 23 4.2 2.6- 6.7 19 3.4 1.9- 5.8 322 92.4 89.2-94.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 308 27 10.4 4.9-20.6 28 6.3 4.0- 9.8 253 83.3 74.3-89.6
$50,000+ 199 *** *** *** *** *** *** 184 96.0 93.0-97.8

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*Asked of respondents who reported they do NOT take aspirin daily or every other day.

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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