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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 Demographics

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you had Chronic Fatigue
Syndrome (CFS) or Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME)?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,222 98 1.7 1.3- 2.1 5,124 98.3 97.9-98.7
Region 3 488 *** *** *** 479 98.5 97.0-99.2
GENDER
Male 210 *** *** *** 210 100 . - .
Female 278 *** *** *** 269 97.1 94.4-98.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 368 *** *** *** 362 98.7 97.1-99.4
Non-Hispanic Black 66 *** *** *** 64 97.1 88.7-99.3
Other 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 149 *** *** *** 148 99.6 97.4-99.9
45-64 185 *** *** *** 179 97.4 94.1-98.9
65+ 147 *** *** *** 145 97.9 92.1-99.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 199 *** *** *** 194 97.9 94.9-99.1
Some College + 289 *** *** *** 285 99.0 97.4-99.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 247 *** *** *** 240 97.7 95.1-98.9
$50,000+ 156 *** *** *** 155 99.6 97.5-99.9

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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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