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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 Demographics

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,398 359 4.9 4.3- 5.6 6,039 95.1 94.4-95.7
Region 3 569 34 5.3 3.7- 7.6 535 94.7 92.4-96.3
GENDER
Male 248 *** *** *** 238 97.1 94.1-98.5
Female 321 24 7.4 4.9-11.2 297 92.6 88.8-95.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 426 24 5.1 3.3- 7.8 402 94.9 92.2-96.7
Non-Hispanic Black 77 *** *** *** 68 91.7 83.2-96.1
Other 60 *** *** *** 59 97.1 82.2-99.6
AGE
18-44 179 *** *** *** 173 97.2 93.6-98.8
45-64 213 14 5.6 3.1- 9.6 199 94.4 90.4-96.9
65+ 170 14 9.8 5.6-16.6 156 90.2 83.4-94.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 230 23 8.1 5.2-12.3 207 91.9 87.7-94.8
Some College + 339 11 2.9 1.5- 5.4 328 97.1 94.6-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 288 22 7.1 4.5-11.1 266 92.9 88.9-95.5
$50,000+ 182 *** *** *** 176 97.3 93.7-98.8

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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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