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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 Demographics

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,898 1,921 36.8 35.1-38.4 289 5.9 5.2- 6.8 58 1.7 1.2- 2.3 2,630 55.6 53.9-57.4
Region 3 463 174 36.0 31.1-41.3 19 5.1 2.9- 8.9 *** *** *** 268 58.2 52.8-63.4
GENDER
Male 200 59 31.1 23.8-39.4 13 7.7 3.8-15.0 *** *** *** 128 61.2 52.7-69.1
Female 263 115 40.6 34.0-47.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** 140 55.3 48.3-62.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 351 141 38.6 32.8-44.7 13 4.8 2.3- 9.6 *** *** *** 197 56.6 50.4-62.7
Non-Hispanic Black 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 137 37 27.0 19.5-36.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** 91 64.2 54.5-72.9
45-64 177 72 40.9 32.7-49.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** 96 54.1 45.6-62.5
65+ 142 63 45.5 36.6-54.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** 76 52.3 43.2-61.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 187 67 35.6 28.0-44.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** 109 56.6 48.1-64.7
Some College + 276 107 36.4 30.1-43.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** 159 59.5 52.6-66.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 236 84 34.8 28.0-42.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** 142 59.5 51.8-66.8
$50,000+ 146 57 37.5 28.7-47.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** 81 55.6 46.0-64.8

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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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