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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 6,384 1,152 15.3 14.3-16.3 5,232 84.7 83.7-85.7
Region 3 567 106 18.2 14.7-22.4 461 81.8 77.6-85.3
GENDER
Male 247 40 16.8 11.7-23.5 207 83.2 76.5-88.3
Female 320 66 19.5 15.1-25.0 254 80.5 75.0-84.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 426 76 17.9 13.9-22.8 350 82.1 77.2-86.1
Non-Hispanic Black 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 59 *** *** *** 51 92.0 83.3-96.4
AGE
18-44 179 12 9.0 4.6-16.8 167 91.0 83.2-95.4
45-64 211 49 24.6 18.5-32.0 162 75.4 68.0-81.5
65+ 170 45 27.0 20.2-35.1 125 73.0 64.9-79.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 230 60 25.2 19.0-32.5 170 74.8 67.5-81.0
Some College + 337 46 12.1 8.8-16.4 291 87.9 83.6-91.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 287 75 27.2 21.3-34.0 212 72.8 66.0-78.7
$50,000+ 182 13 6.6 3.7-11.3 169 93.4 88.7-96.3

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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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