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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

Cardiovascular Health

Do you have a health problem or condition that makes taking aspirin unsafe for you?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, not stomach related Yes, stomach problems No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,650 181 4.0 3.3- 4.8 196 4.5 3.8- 5.4 3,273 91.5 90.4-92.5
Region 4 577 22 3.0 1.9- 4.7 26 4.5 2.9- 6.8 529 92.6 89.9-94.5
GENDER
Male 261 *** *** *** 13 4.8 2.6- 8.5 240 92.9 88.7-95.6
Female 316 14 3.5 2.0- 6.0 13 4.2 2.3- 7.6 289 92.3 88.5-94.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 363 16 3.7 2.2- 6.2 18 5.3 3.2- 8.6 329 91.0 87.3-93.8
Non-Hispanic Black 116 *** *** *** *** *** *** 106 94.5 89.6-97.2
Other 90 *** *** *** *** *** *** 87 97.2 89.7-99.3
AGE
18-44 261 *** *** *** *** *** *** 250 96.5 93.5-98.2
45-64 208 12 5.0 2.7- 9.0 11 6.3 3.3-11.5 185 88.8 83.1-92.7
65+ 105 *** *** *** *** *** *** 91 86.9 77.6-92.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 196 *** *** *** *** *** *** 179 92.0 86.9-95.3
Some College + 378 15 3.2 1.8- 5.6 16 4.0 2.3- 6.7 347 92.8 89.6-95.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 231 *** *** *** *** *** *** 213 93.5 89.0-96.2
$50,000+ 249 *** *** *** 12 4.7 2.6- 8.5 228 92.1 87.8-95.0

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*Asked of respondents who reported they do NOT take aspirin daily or every other day.

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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