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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,398 359 4.9 4.3- 5.6 6,039 95.1 94.4-95.7
Region 4 1,070 43 3.8 2.7- 5.3 1,027 96.2 94.7-97.3
GENDER
Male 517 20 3.3 2.0- 5.5 497 96.7 94.5-98.0
Female 553 23 4.2 2.7- 6.6 530 95.8 93.4-97.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 687 22 3.1 2.0- 5.0 665 96.9 95.0-98.0
Non-Hispanic Black 199 *** *** *** 190 95.7 91.5-97.9
Other 169 12 6.7 3.5-12.5 157 93.3 87.5-96.5
AGE
18-44 428 13 3.1 1.7- 5.4 415 96.9 94.6-98.3
45-64 362 20 4.3 2.6- 6.8 342 95.7 93.2-97.4
65+ 266 *** *** *** 256 94.9 89.8-97.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 379 28 7.3 4.9-10.9 351 92.7 89.1-95.1
Some College + 685 15 1.5 0.9- 2.6 670 98.5 97.4-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 446 34 7.2 4.9-10.3 412 92.8 89.7-95.1
$50,000+ 444 *** *** *** 439 98.6 96.3-99.5

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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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