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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 416 23 5.5 3.5- 8.4 19 4.6 2.8- 7.4 374 90.0 86.3-92.8
GENDER
Male 183 *** *** *** *** *** *** 167 91.3 85.8-94.8
Female 233 17 6.9 4.1-11.4 *** *** *** 207 88.9 83.5-92.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 247 *** *** *** 13 4.9 2.7- 8.7 224 90.8 85.9-94.1
Non-Hispanic Black 108 12 10.0 5.4-17.8 *** *** *** 93 87.0 78.7-92.4
Other 60 *** *** *** *** *** *** 56 91.9 78.5-97.3
AGE
18-44 186 *** *** *** 11 6.3 3.4-11.4 168 89.1 83.0-93.2
45-64 143 *** *** *** *** *** *** 131 91.9 86.0-95.5
65+ 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** 67 87.1 77.7-92.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 122 *** *** *** *** *** *** 108 89.1 81.5-93.8
Some College + 294 14 4.7 2.6- 8.3 14 4.9 2.8- 8.5 266 90.4 85.9-93.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 169 15 8.8 5.1-14.7 *** *** *** 145 85.8 78.9-90.7
$50,000+ 177 *** *** *** *** *** *** 165 92.2 86.2-95.7

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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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