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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 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
Region 3 575 53 7.6 5.7-10.1 522 92.4 89.9-94.3
GENDER
Male 251 18 5.8 3.6- 9.2 233 94.2 90.8-96.4
Female 324 35 9.3 6.5-13.1 289 90.7 86.9-93.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 428 46 8.9 6.5-11.9 382 91.1 88.1-93.5
Non-Hispanic Black 80 *** *** *** 77 96.6 89.5-99.0
Other 61 *** *** *** 57 96.0 89.5-98.5
AGE
18-44 180 *** *** *** 178 99.2 96.5-99.8
45-64 215 16 7.3 4.4-11.9 199 92.7 88.1-95.6
65+ 172 35 21.3 15.3-29.0 137 78.7 71.0-84.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 233 22 8.2 5.3-12.4 211 91.8 87.6-94.7
Some College + 342 31 7.2 4.9-10.3 311 92.8 89.7-95.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 292 27 7.6 5.1-11.3 265 92.4 88.7-94.9
$50,000+ 182 12 6.2 3.4-11.1 170 93.8 88.9-96.6

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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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