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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 any other types of cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,521 530 6.2 5.6- 6.9 5,991 93.8 93.1-94.4
Region 7 816 51 5.1 3.7- 6.9 765 94.9 93.1-96.3
GENDER
Male 352 14 4.1 2.4- 7.2 338 95.9 92.8-97.6
Female 464 37 6.0 4.2- 8.6 427 94.0 91.4-95.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 489 32 5.9 4.0- 8.6 457 94.1 91.4-96.0
Non-Hispanic Black 207 18 6.1 3.7-10.1 189 93.9 89.9-96.3
Other 114 *** *** *** 113 99.7 98.0- 100
AGE
18-44 312 *** *** *** 307 98.8 96.7-99.5
45-64 299 22 7.2 4.6-11.3 277 92.8 88.7-95.4
65+ 196 24 11.7 7.6-17.8 172 88.3 82.2-92.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 271 19 6.5 3.9-10.4 252 93.5 89.6-96.1
Some College + 542 32 4.4 3.0- 6.5 510 95.6 93.5-97.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 322 24 6.1 3.9- 9.5 298 93.9 90.5-96.1
$50,000+ 347 20 4.6 2.8- 7.6 327 95.4 92.4-97.2

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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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