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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 skin cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,521 630 7.8 7.1- 8.6 5,891 92.2 91.4-92.9
Region 5 698 64 7.0 5.3- 9.3 634 93.0 90.7-94.7
GENDER
Male 340 37 7.9 5.4-11.5 303 92.1 88.5-94.6
Female 358 27 6.2 4.1- 9.4 331 93.8 90.6-95.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 436 58 10.5 7.8-13.9 378 89.5 86.1-92.2
Non-Hispanic Black 161 *** *** *** 159 98.4 93.4-99.6
Other 98 *** *** *** 94 98.3 94.3-99.5
AGE
18-44 263 *** *** *** 260 98.8 96.2-99.6
45-64 232 20 8.0 4.9-12.8 212 92.0 87.2-95.1
65+ 190 40 19.1 13.5-26.4 150 80.9 73.6-86.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 223 16 7.2 4.2-12.1 207 92.8 87.9-95.8
Some College + 475 48 6.9 5.0- 9.4 427 93.1 90.6-95.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 301 27 6.6 4.2-10.3 274 93.4 89.7-95.8
$50,000+ 275 25 6.5 4.1-10.1 250 93.5 89.9-95.9

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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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