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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

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  Total
Respond.^
Within the past year (<12 months) Within the past 2 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,459 5,031 74.6 73.2-76.0 600 10.6 9.7-11.7 402 7.3 6.5- 8.1 377 6.5 5.8- 7.3 49 1.0 0.7- 1.4
Region 4 1,079 822 73.9 70.8-76.8 102 10.4 8.5-12.7 72 7.4 5.7- 9.4 68 6.7 5.2- 8.7 15 1.6 0.9- 2.9
GENDER
Male 520 369 68.9 64.1-73.3 43 8.6 6.2-11.7 49 10.3 7.7-13.7 46 9.4 6.8-12.8 13 2.9 1.5- 5.3
Female 559 453 78.6 74.3-82.3 59 12.1 9.3-15.6 23 4.6 2.8- 7.4 22 4.3 2.7- 6.7 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 690 532 73.9 69.8-77.5 63 9.8 7.5-12.7 46 8.1 5.9-11.0 46 7.8 5.7-10.7 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 203 172 83.2 76.4-88.3 17 9.2 5.6-14.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 170 107 61.3 52.6-69.3 20 14.7 9.3-22.5 18 9.4 5.7-15.2 16 8.3 4.9-13.7 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 435 289 65.5 60.3-70.3 50 12.4 9.3-16.3 45 10.2 7.4-13.9 42 9.9 7.1-13.6 *** *** ***
45-64 366 285 77.7 72.7-82.1 34 9.6 6.8-13.5 22 6.2 4.0- 9.6 20 4.9 3.0- 8.0 *** *** ***
65+ 263 236 88.3 82.5-92.4 16 6.6 3.7-11.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 379 270 70.3 64.8-75.2 36 9.9 7.0-13.9 29 7.5 5.1-11.0 33 9.0 6.2-12.9 11 3.3 1.7- 6.3
Some College + 694 548 76.4 72.5-79.9 64 10.3 8.0-13.3 43 7.4 5.3-10.2 35 5.3 3.7- 7.7 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 442 321 70.3 65.0-75.0 43 11.0 8.0-15.0 31 6.8 4.6- 9.9 34 8.5 5.8-12.4 13 3.4 1.8- 6.1
$50,000+ 446 352 77.1 72.4-81.2 38 8.5 6.0-11.8 30 8.1 5.6-11.5 26 6.4 4.2- 9.5 *** *** ***

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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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