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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,384 1,152 15.3 14.3-16.3 5,232 84.7 83.7-85.7
Region 5 685 88 11.4 9.0-14.4 597 88.6 85.6-91.0
GENDER
Male 330 37 10.7 7.4-15.3 293 89.3 84.7-92.6
Female 355 51 12.0 8.8-16.2 304 88.0 83.8-91.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 430 56 12.4 9.2-16.4 374 87.6 83.6-90.8
Non-Hispanic Black 158 23 12.5 7.9-19.3 135 87.5 80.7-92.1
Other 94 *** *** *** 86 95.2 89.6-97.9
AGE
18-44 258 12 4.7 2.5- 8.6 246 95.3 91.4-97.5
45-64 226 32 14.4 9.7-20.7 194 85.6 79.3-90.3
65+ 188 43 22.9 16.7-30.6 145 77.1 69.4-83.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 214 43 18.3 13.2-24.8 171 81.7 75.2-86.8
Some College + 471 45 7.5 5.3-10.4 426 92.5 89.6-94.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 298 50 16.0 11.7-21.5 248 84.0 78.5-88.3
$50,000+ 270 19 5.7 3.4- 9.2 251 94.3 90.8-96.6

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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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