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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Health Status

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,514 1,107 18.2 17.1-19.4 2,042 32.0 30.7-33.5 2,058 31.5 30.1-32.9 921 13.2 12.2-14.3 386 5.1 4.5- 5.7
Region 5 699 135 19.1 16.0-22.7 237 34.9 30.9-39.1 222 30.4 26.6-34.4 86 13.4 10.5-16.9 19 2.3 1.4- 3.7
GENDER
Male 341 68 20.1 15.6-25.5 116 34.3 28.7-40.3 115 31.9 26.5-37.8 34 11.3 7.7-16.4 *** *** ***
Female 358 67 18.2 14.2-23.1 121 35.4 29.8-41.4 107 29.0 24.0-34.6 52 15.2 11.1-20.4 11 2.2 1.1- 4.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 437 96 22.4 18.3-27.0 157 37.5 32.4-42.9 128 27.3 22.9-32.2 45 10.5 7.6-14.5 11 2.3 1.2- 4.3
Non-Hispanic Black 161 22 12.4 7.8-19.3 53 33.7 26.0-42.4 62 39.0 30.9-47.8 19 13.1 8.1-20.6 *** *** ***
Other 98 16 16.9 9.1-29.2 27 26.2 17.3-37.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 262 52 19.6 14.7-25.7 93 37.6 31.1-44.6 84 29.4 23.7-35.8 30 12.5 8.3-18.3 *** *** ***
45-64 232 51 22.1 16.8-28.4 79 31.9 25.8-38.7 64 27.2 21.3-34.0 31 15.8 10.8-22.6 *** *** ***
65+ 192 30 14.0 9.6-19.9 63 34.3 26.9-42.6 69 36.5 28.8-44.9 21 10.9 6.7-17.1 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 222 27 12.6 8.5-18.3 46 20.2 15.0-26.7 89 39.4 32.4-46.8 50 23.9 17.7-31.5 *** *** ***
Some College + 477 108 22.9 18.8-27.6 191 43.3 38.2-48.6 133 25.1 21.0-29.8 36 7.3 5.0-10.4 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 301 37 12.7 9.0-17.8 82 26.7 21.3-32.8 114 35.1 29.2-41.4 56 22.4 16.8-29.0 12 3.2 1.7- 5.8
$50,000+ 275 72 25.4 20.2-31.5 118 46.5 40.0-53.1 71 23.3 18.3-29.2 13 4.3 2.4- 7.6 *** *** ***

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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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