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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 Demographics

Cognitive Decline

During the past 12 months, have you experienced confusion or memory loss that is happening more often or is getting worse?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,828 422 10.7 9.5-11.9 3,406 89.3 88.1-90.5
Region 6 316 42 14.4 10.2-19.9 274 85.6 80.1-89.8
GENDER
Male 127 21 19.2 12.0-29.4 106 80.8 70.6-88.0
Female 189 21 10.4 6.6-16.0 168 89.6 84.0-93.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 191 28 16.1 10.6-23.8 163 83.9 76.2-89.4
Non-Hispanic Black 94 *** *** *** 86 89.9 79.2-95.4
Other 25 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
45-64 160 23 14.6 9.1-22.6 137 85.4 77.4-90.9
65+ 151 19 14.5 8.9-22.7 132 85.5 77.3-91.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 19 16.8 10.2-26.5 115 83.2 73.5-89.8
Some College + 180 22 11.8 7.6-17.9 158 88.2 82.1-92.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 166 26 17.9 11.6-26.6 140 82.1 73.4-88.4
$50,000+ 87 *** *** *** 80 91.2 82.4-95.8

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*Asked only of Respondents aged 45 or older.

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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