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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 Demographics

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you had any other types of cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,521 530 6.2 5.6- 6.9 5,991 93.8 93.1-94.4
Region 6 560 39 5.4 3.7- 7.7 521 94.6 92.3-96.3
GENDER
Male 249 12 4.1 2.0- 7.9 237 95.9 92.1-98.0
Female 311 27 6.7 4.4-10.1 284 93.3 89.9-95.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 314 25 6.5 4.0-10.3 289 93.5 89.7-96.0
Non-Hispanic Black 161 11 4.6 2.4- 8.6 150 95.4 91.4-97.6
Other 78 *** *** *** 75 96.9 90.3-99.0
AGE
18-44 216 *** *** *** 211 98.2 95.5-99.3
45-64 179 15 8.0 4.5-13.9 164 92.0 86.1-95.5
65+ 159 19 10.9 6.5-17.7 140 89.1 82.3-93.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 235 19 6.0 3.5-10.0 216 94.0 90.0-96.5
Some College + 323 20 4.9 3.0- 7.9 303 95.1 92.1-97.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 292 18 5.3 3.0- 9.1 274 94.7 90.9-97.0
$50,000+ 159 *** *** *** 152 96.8 93.2-98.5

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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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