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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 skin cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,521 630 7.8 7.1- 8.6 5,891 92.2 91.4-92.9
Region 6 561 48 5.9 4.3- 8.1 513 94.1 91.9-95.7
GENDER
Male 250 19 6.1 3.7- 9.8 231 93.9 90.2-96.3
Female 311 29 5.8 3.8- 8.7 282 94.2 91.3-96.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 313 41 9.3 6.6-13.0 272 90.7 87.0-93.4
Non-Hispanic Black 163 *** *** *** 159 98.3 94.8-99.5
Other 78 *** *** *** 76 98.6 94.0-99.7
AGE
18-44 216 *** *** *** 213 99.0 96.5-99.7
45-64 181 11 5.8 3.0-10.9 170 94.2 89.1-97.0
65+ 158 33 18.7 13.0-26.2 125 81.3 73.8-87.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 235 19 5.1 3.0- 8.4 216 94.9 91.6-97.0
Some College + 324 29 6.7 4.5-10.0 295 93.3 90.0-95.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 292 21 5.3 3.2- 8.5 271 94.7 91.5-96.8
$50,000+ 159 17 8.0 4.7-13.3 142 92.0 86.7-95.3

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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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