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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 474 20 3.5 2.2- 5.5 30 5.4 3.6- 7.9 424 91.1 88.1-93.4
GENDER
Male 184 *** *** *** 11 4.4 2.3- 8.5 169 94.4 90.1-96.8
Female 290 16 5.3 3.2- 8.7 19 6.1 3.7- 9.9 255 88.6 84.0-92.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 279 13 3.7 2.1- 6.6 22 7.1 4.5-11.1 244 89.2 84.7-92.4
Non-Hispanic Black 122 *** *** *** *** *** *** 108 91.1 84.6-95.0
Other 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** 69 98.8 91.9-99.8
AGE
18-44 209 *** *** *** *** *** *** 202 97.4 94.3-98.8
45-64 183 *** *** *** 14 8.3 4.8-14.1 162 88.6 82.4-92.8
65+ 74 *** *** *** 13 16.3 8.9-27.9 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 153 *** *** *** *** *** *** 135 90.1 84.1-94.1
Some College + 319 12 2.7 1.5- 5.0 20 5.7 3.5- 9.0 287 91.6 87.9-94.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 193 *** *** *** 17 7.9 4.7-13.1 167 87.7 81.8-91.9
$50,000+ 208 *** *** *** *** *** *** 189 92.8 88.4-95.6

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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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