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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

Cognitive Decline

During the past 12 months, have you experienced confusion or memory loss that is happening more often or is getting worse?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,828 422 10.7 9.5-11.9 3,406 89.3 88.1-90.5
Region 4 544 52 9.9 7.3-13.3 492 90.1 86.7-92.7
GENDER
Male 254 26 10.8 7.1-16.2 228 89.2 83.8-92.9
Female 290 26 9.0 5.7-13.9 264 91.0 86.1-94.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 411 40 10.3 7.3-14.3 371 89.7 85.7-92.7
Non-Hispanic Black 89 *** *** *** 80 89.6 79.2-95.1
Other 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
45-64 305 25 9.5 6.2-14.4 280 90.5 85.6-93.8
65+ 232 27 10.9 7.2-16.1 205 89.1 83.9-92.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 197 24 12.8 8.1-19.5 173 87.2 80.5-91.9
Some College + 344 28 7.8 5.2-11.6 316 92.2 88.4-94.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 221 34 15.7 10.8-22.3 187 84.3 77.7-89.2
$50,000+ 218 *** *** *** 211 95.8 90.9-98.1

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*Asked only of Respondents aged 45 or older.

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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