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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 Demographics

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  Total
Respond.^
Within the past year (<12 months) Within the past 2 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,459 5,031 74.6 73.2-76.0 600 10.6 9.7-11.7 402 7.3 6.5- 8.1 377 6.5 5.8- 7.3 49 1.0 0.7- 1.4
Region 3 568 427 72.4 67.6-76.7 59 12.2 8.9-16.5 36 6.9 4.8- 9.8 41 7.5 5.4-10.4 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 249 171 67.3 60.0-74.0 28 13.2 8.3-20.2 22 8.8 5.6-13.7 24 9.0 5.8-13.6 *** *** ***
Female 319 256 77.0 70.6-82.3 31 11.3 7.4-17.1 14 5.1 2.8- 9.1 17 6.2 3.7-10.2 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 423 320 71.8 66.0-76.9 40 12.2 8.3-17.6 26 6.6 4.3-10.1 36 9.1 6.4-12.7 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 79 67 84.9 74.1-91.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 176 104 56.5 47.9-64.7 27 19.3 12.6-28.3 20 11.6 7.3-17.9 21 10.5 6.7-16.2 *** *** ***
45-64 213 164 79.4 73.0-84.6 17 7.0 4.2-11.4 15 5.7 3.3- 9.6 16 7.6 4.4-12.8 *** *** ***
65+ 171 151 89.6 83.8-93.5 15 7.7 4.5-13.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 228 160 68.1 60.3-75.0 25 14.0 8.6-22.1 17 7.4 4.4-12.1 23 9.3 6.1-13.9 *** *** ***
Some College + 340 267 76.1 70.2-81.1 34 10.6 7.3-15.2 19 6.5 3.9-10.6 18 6.0 3.5-10.0 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 288 207 70.6 63.9-76.5 33 12.0 7.8-17.9 21 8.2 5.1-13.0 23 7.5 4.8-11.5 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 182 144 75.6 66.8-82.7 17 12.0 6.7-20.6 11 5.8 3.0-10.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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