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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 Demographics

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you had Chronic Fatigue
Syndrome (CFS) or Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME)?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,222 98 1.7 1.3- 2.1 5,124 98.3 97.9-98.7
Region 7 645 *** *** *** 636 98.8 97.5-99.4
GENDER
Male 267 *** *** *** 265 99.1 96.4-99.8
Female 378 *** *** *** 371 98.5 96.7-99.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 388 *** *** *** 387 99.7 97.9- 100
Non-Hispanic Black 166 *** *** *** 160 96.7 92.1-98.7
Other 86 *** *** *** 84 98.5 94.0-99.6
AGE
18-44 222 *** *** *** 221 99.6 97.4-99.9
45-64 252 *** *** *** 247 98.0 94.9-99.2
65+ 163 *** *** *** 160 98.5 94.2-99.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 214 *** *** *** 211 98.4 95.0-99.5
Some College + 428 *** *** *** 422 99.0 97.6-99.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 262 *** *** *** 257 98.7 96.6-99.5
$50,000+ 269 *** *** *** 268 99.4 95.9-99.9

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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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