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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 Demographics

Cardiovascular Health

Do you have a health problem or condition that makes taking aspirin unsafe for you?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, not stomach related Yes, stomach problems No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,650 181 4.0 3.3- 4.8 196 4.5 3.8- 5.4 3,273 91.5 90.4-92.5
Region 3 338 *** *** *** 24 6.4 4.1- 9.9 306 91.6 88.0-94.3
GENDER
Male 135 *** *** *** *** *** *** 125 94.0 88.5-97.0
Female 203 *** *** *** 17 8.2 4.8-13.5 181 89.7 84.1-93.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 241 *** *** *** 17 6.7 4.0-11.2 218 91.5 86.9-94.5
Non-Hispanic Black 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** 49 91.1 80.6-96.2
Other 38 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 140 *** *** *** *** *** *** 135 97.2 92.7-98.9
45-64 134 *** *** *** *** *** *** 120 87.4 79.3-92.6
65+ 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 125 *** *** *** 13 10.0 5.6-17.3 109 88.3 80.9-93.1
Some College + 213 *** *** *** 11 3.9 2.0- 7.3 197 94.0 90.1-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 169 *** *** *** 16 9.7 5.7-15.9 149 88.5 82.1-92.7
$50,000+ 111 *** *** *** *** *** *** 104 96.0 91.2-98.2

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*Asked of respondents who reported they do NOT take aspirin daily or every other day.

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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