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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 Demographics

Health Status

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,514 1,107 18.2 17.1-19.4 2,042 32.0 30.7-33.5 2,058 31.5 30.1-32.9 921 13.2 12.2-14.3 386 5.1 4.5- 5.7
Region 7 817 168 21.7 18.5-25.2 264 32.2 28.6-35.9 255 30.5 26.9-34.3 99 12.2 9.8-15.2 31 3.5 2.3- 5.1
GENDER
Male 352 78 22.9 18.2-28.3 119 33.7 28.4-39.5 109 29.7 24.5-35.4 32 10.4 7.0-15.3 14 3.3 1.9- 5.8
Female 465 90 20.5 16.4-25.3 145 30.8 26.2-35.7 146 31.2 26.5-36.3 67 13.9 10.7-17.9 17 3.6 2.1- 6.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 489 113 24.2 20.1-29.0 190 37.1 32.4-42.0 128 27.0 22.7-31.9 43 8.8 6.3-12.1 15 2.8 1.6- 4.9
Non-Hispanic Black 207 26 11.8 7.5-18.2 50 27.5 20.8-35.5 88 38.9 31.4-46.9 33 16.9 11.2-24.5 *** *** ***
Other 115 29 29.4 20.6-40.1 22 19.2 12.3-28.7 38 31.1 22.4-41.3 21 17.7 11.1-27.0 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 312 85 27.3 21.9-33.4 109 33.6 27.9-39.8 88 28.9 23.4-35.0 28 10.0 6.5-15.0 *** *** ***
45-64 300 59 19.3 14.9-24.7 93 30.7 25.3-36.7 93 31.4 25.8-37.6 37 12.6 9.0-17.5 18 6.0 3.5- 9.9
65+ 195 23 11.5 7.5-17.1 60 31.9 25.1-39.6 69 32.6 25.7-40.2 33 17.7 12.2-24.9 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 271 31 14.2 9.7-20.1 55 20.5 15.6-26.6 109 37.9 31.4-44.9 55 20.8 15.5-27.3 21 6.7 4.1-10.7
Some College + 543 137 25.8 21.7-30.3 209 38.6 34.1-43.4 143 26.0 22.0-30.6 44 7.8 5.6-10.7 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 322 53 16.1 11.9-21.4 76 24.6 19.5-30.5 115 35.2 29.1-41.9 57 18.6 13.8-24.7 21 5.5 3.3- 8.9
$50,000+ 348 86 26.3 21.4-31.9 141 40.6 35.0-46.4 92 24.7 20.1-29.9 26 7.4 4.9-11.1 *** *** ***

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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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