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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Health Care Access

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,516 4,261 63.7 62.2-65.2 1,052 15.0 14.0-16.1 1,203 21.2 20.0-22.5
Region 5 697 428 59.9 55.6-64.1 131 17.8 14.8-21.2 138 22.3 18.8-26.3
GENDER
Male 338 200 56.1 49.9-62.2 53 16.0 11.9-21.1 85 27.9 22.6-33.9
Female 359 228 63.2 57.2-68.9 78 19.4 15.3-24.2 53 17.4 13.0-22.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 437 287 65.1 59.9-70.1 91 20.0 16.1-24.5 59 14.9 11.4-19.2
Non-Hispanic Black 161 98 58.9 50.0-67.2 29 16.6 11.1-24.3 34 24.4 17.6-32.8
Other 96 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 261 131 52.3 45.4-59.1 28 9.9 6.7-14.3 102 37.8 31.4-44.7
45-64 232 151 61.5 54.1-68.3 52 26.1 19.9-33.3 29 12.5 8.5-18.1
65+ 191 137 73.3 65.6-79.8 48 22.3 16.5-29.4 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 222 119 50.7 43.3-58.2 43 19.3 14.1-25.9 60 30.0 23.3-37.6
Some College + 475 309 65.3 60.2-70.1 88 16.9 13.5-20.9 78 17.8 14.1-22.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 301 164 50.2 43.6-56.8 48 16.2 11.9-21.8 89 33.6 27.5-40.3
$50,000+ 275 184 67.3 60.9-73.1 62 21.3 16.5-27.0 29 11.4 7.8-16.5

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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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