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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you had any other types of cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,521 530 6.2 5.6- 6.9 5,991 93.8 93.1-94.4
Region 4 1,094 86 6.8 5.4- 8.7 1,008 93.2 91.3-94.6
GENDER
Male 526 36 5.6 3.9- 8.0 490 94.4 92.0-96.1
Female 568 50 8.0 5.7-11.0 518 92.0 89.0-94.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 696 68 8.3 6.3-10.9 628 91.7 89.1-93.7
Non-Hispanic Black 206 13 5.7 3.1-10.0 193 94.3 90.0-96.9
Other 175 *** *** *** 171 98.1 93.5-99.5
AGE
18-44 443 *** *** *** 435 97.8 94.9-99.1
45-64 367 23 5.8 3.8- 8.9 344 94.2 91.1-96.2
65+ 268 55 21.3 16.1-27.6 213 78.7 72.4-83.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 388 29 6.8 4.6-10.0 359 93.2 90.0-95.4
Some College + 699 57 6.9 5.1- 9.4 642 93.1 90.6-94.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 449 38 7.2 5.0-10.2 411 92.8 89.8-95.0
$50,000+ 447 28 5.4 3.6- 7.9 419 94.6 92.1-96.4

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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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