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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 Demographics

Disability

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,398 359 4.9 4.3- 5.6 6,039 95.1 94.4-95.7
Region 7 797 35 4.3 2.9- 6.3 762 95.7 93.7-97.1
GENDER
Male 340 14 3.9 2.2- 7.0 326 96.1 93.0-97.8
Female 457 21 4.6 2.8- 7.6 436 95.4 92.4-97.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 486 14 3.4 1.9- 6.0 472 96.6 94.0-98.1
Non-Hispanic Black 195 15 7.4 4.1-12.9 180 92.6 87.1-95.9
Other 110 *** *** *** 105 97.1 92.5-98.9
AGE
18-44 298 *** *** *** 293 98.8 96.7-99.6
45-64 295 17 6.8 4.0-11.3 278 93.2 88.7-96.0
65+ 194 13 7.9 4.3-14.3 181 92.1 85.7-95.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 263 23 7.9 4.9-12.4 240 92.1 87.6-95.1
Some College + 531 12 2.4 1.3- 4.6 519 97.6 95.4-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 315 20 5.1 3.0- 8.5 295 94.9 91.5-97.0
$50,000+ 345 *** *** *** 337 97.4 94.5-98.8

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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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