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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 Demographics

Cardiovascular Health

Do you have a health problem or condition that makes taking aspirin unsafe for you?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, not stomach related Yes, stomach problems No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,650 181 4.0 3.3- 4.8 196 4.5 3.8- 5.4 3,273 91.5 90.4-92.5
Region 6 282 11 2.8 1.3- 5.6 13 3.3 1.8- 5.8 258 94.0 90.6-96.2
GENDER
Male 121 *** *** *** *** *** *** 115 96.8 92.7-98.7
Female 161 *** *** *** *** *** *** 143 91.5 85.8-95.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 142 *** *** *** *** *** *** 129 94.7 90.2-97.2
Non-Hispanic Black 90 *** *** *** *** *** *** 83 92.3 83.5-96.6
Other 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 137 *** *** *** *** *** *** 132 96.9 92.3-98.8
45-64 85 *** *** *** *** *** *** 74 90.1 81.4-95.0
65+ 59 *** *** *** *** *** *** 51 87.9 76.2-94.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 107 *** *** *** *** *** *** 98 95.2 90.1-97.7
Some College + 174 *** *** *** *** *** *** 159 93.0 87.9-96.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 152 *** *** *** *** *** *** 137 92.6 87.2-95.9
$50,000+ 84 *** *** *** *** *** *** 79 95.2 87.9-98.2

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*Asked of respondents who reported they do NOT take aspirin daily or every other day.

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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