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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 Demographics

Cognitive Decline

During the past 12 months, have you experienced confusion or memory loss that is happening more often or is getting worse?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,828 422 10.7 9.5-11.9 3,406 89.3 88.1-90.5
Region 3 356 39 12.4 8.9-17.2 317 87.6 82.8-91.1
GENDER
Male 150 16 10.1 5.9-16.8 134 89.9 83.2-94.1
Female 206 23 14.5 9.3-21.8 183 85.5 78.2-90.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 282 31 11.8 8.1-16.9 251 88.2 83.1-91.9
Non-Hispanic Black 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
45-64 193 25 14.3 9.3-21.4 168 85.7 78.6-90.7
65+ 156 14 10.3 5.9-17.5 142 89.7 82.5-94.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 150 15 10.2 5.8-17.2 135 89.8 82.8-94.2
Some College + 206 24 14.9 9.8-22.2 182 85.1 77.8-90.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 173 22 15.5 9.8-23.6 151 84.5 76.4-90.2
$50,000+ 122 *** *** *** 113 92.0 85.0-95.9

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*Asked only of Respondents aged 45 or older.

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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