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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 Demographics

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,398 359 4.9 4.3- 5.6 6,039 95.1 94.4-95.7
Region 6 547 40 6.6 4.7- 9.1 507 93.4 90.9-95.3
GENDER
Male 242 14 4.8 2.7- 8.2 228 95.2 91.8-97.3
Female 305 26 8.3 5.4-12.4 279 91.7 87.6-94.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 306 15 4.2 2.4- 7.2 291 95.8 92.8-97.6
Non-Hispanic Black 160 18 11.1 6.8-17.6 142 88.9 82.4-93.2
Other 74 *** *** *** 68 93.9 86.3-97.4
AGE
18-44 210 *** *** *** 204 97.5 94.4-98.9
45-64 175 17 9.2 5.6-14.8 158 90.8 85.2-94.4
65+ 156 16 12.6 7.3-20.9 140 87.4 79.1-92.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 228 30 10.2 6.9-14.7 198 89.8 85.3-93.1
Some College + 317 *** *** *** 307 96.6 93.6-98.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 286 26 7.9 5.2-11.8 260 92.1 88.2-94.8
$50,000+ 159 *** *** *** 158 99.6 97.1-99.9

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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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