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

Cardiovascular Health

Do you take aspirin to reduce the chance of a stroke?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,443 1,128 76.8 73.9-79.4 315 23.2 20.6-26.1
Regions 1 & 2 263 206 73.9 65.9-80.6 57 26.1 19.4-34.1
GENDER
Male 130 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 133 108 78.3 67.3-86.3 25 21.7 13.7-32.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 236 188 73.5 65.0-80.6 48 26.5 19.4-35.0
Non-Hispanic Black 8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 18 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 149 128 81.7 71.4-88.9 21 18.3 11.1-28.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 152 129 83.7 73.9-90.3 23 16.3 9.7-26.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 137 106 75.0 64.0-83.5 31 25.0 16.5-36.0
$50,000+ 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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