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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Cardiovascular Health

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,222 1,552 24.8 23.5-26.2 3,670 75.2 73.8-76.5
Region 5 562 144 22.2 18.6-26.3 418 77.8 73.7-81.4
GENDER
Male 277 93 29.4 23.7-35.9 184 70.6 64.1-76.3
Female 285 51 15.4 11.3-20.6 234 84.6 79.4-88.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 351 103 24.8 20.2-30.0 248 75.2 70.0-79.8
Non-Hispanic Black 136 27 21.3 14.1-30.9 109 78.7 69.1-85.9
Other 73 13 11.6 6.2-20.8 60 88.4 79.2-93.8
AGE
18-44 200 13 5.7 3.1-10.4 187 94.3 89.6-96.9
45-64 184 42 24.9 18.3-32.9 142 75.1 67.1-81.7
65+ 167 86 52.3 43.6-60.9 81 47.7 39.1-56.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 175 53 28.5 21.7-36.5 122 71.5 63.5-78.3
Some College + 387 91 18.8 14.9-23.4 296 81.2 76.6-85.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 236 65 27.5 21.3-34.6 171 72.5 65.4-78.7
$50,000+ 226 50 16.7 12.4-22.1 176 83.3 77.9-87.6

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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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