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

Cardiovascular Health

Do you take aspirin to relieve pain?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,544 303 20.4 17.9-23.1 1,241 79.6 76.9-82.1
Regions 1 & 2 285 59 22.5 16.7-29.6 226 77.5 70.4-83.3
GENDER
Male 138 23 16.3 10.1-25.3 115 83.7 74.7-89.9
Female 147 36 29.7 20.7-40.7 111 70.3 59.3-79.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 258 50 22.1 16.0-29.6 208 77.9 70.4-84.0
Non-Hispanic Black 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 107 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 167 34 23.4 16.0-32.8 133 76.6 67.2-84.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 125 29 26.0 17.2-37.2 96 74.0 62.8-82.8
Some College + 160 30 18.4 12.3-26.5 130 81.6 73.5-87.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 152 33 25.2 17.1-35.6 119 74.8 64.4-82.9
$50,000+ 78 *** *** *** 69 92.0 83.9-96.2

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*Asked of respondents who reported they 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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