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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 Demographics

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,898 1,921 36.8 35.1-38.4 289 5.9 5.2- 6.8 58 1.7 1.2- 2.3 2,630 55.6 53.9-57.4
Region 6 419 154 34.3 29.4-39.6 26 6.6 4.4- 9.9 *** *** *** 234 57.8 52.3-63.1
GENDER
Male 181 58 31.1 24.1-39.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** 113 62.0 53.8-69.7
Female 238 96 37.2 30.5-44.4 17 6.8 4.0-11.2 *** *** *** 121 54.0 46.7-61.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 224 87 34.5 27.9-41.8 16 7.8 4.6-13.0 *** *** *** 120 57.2 49.7-64.4
Non-Hispanic Black 134 52 40.0 31.1-49.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** 74 53.5 44.1-62.8
Other 57 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 138 45 30.3 22.7-39.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** 80 60.3 51.1-68.7
45-64 145 47 31.8 24.1-40.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** 89 61.6 52.6-69.9
65+ 133 61 46.4 36.9-56.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** 64 47.2 37.8-56.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 181 53 26.6 20.1-34.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** 118 68.0 60.1-75.0
Some College + 236 100 41.5 34.6-48.8 16 7.8 4.6-12.9 *** *** *** 115 48.3 41.0-55.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 224 77 31.2 24.8-38.3 12 5.7 3.1-10.2 *** *** *** 134 62.4 54.9-69.3
$50,000+ 118 59 48.4 38.5-58.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** 47 39.8 30.5-49.9

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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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