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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 588 89 15.5 12.5-19.0 163 29.3 25.1-33.9 193 32.2 28.0-36.7 96 16.3 13.2-20.0 47 6.7 4.8- 9.3
GENDER
Male 275 42 16.6 12.1-22.3 80 30.3 24.4-36.9 90 33.4 27.3-40.1 40 14.0 10.0-19.1 23 5.7 3.6- 9.0
Female 313 47 14.4 10.7-19.0 83 28.4 22.6-34.9 103 31.0 25.4-37.2 56 18.6 14.1-24.1 24 7.7 4.8-12.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 366 63 17.1 13.3-21.8 120 35.0 29.4-41.0 111 27.8 23.0-33.2 40 11.8 8.5-16.1 32 8.3 5.6-12.2
Non-Hispanic Black 119 14 13.6 7.7-22.8 20 18.9 11.8-28.9 *** *** *** 32 24.4 17.1-33.7 *** *** ***
Other 97 12 11.3 6.0-20.3 21 17.3 10.5-27.2 *** *** *** 22 25.3 16.5-36.7 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 192 41 19.6 14.4-26.1 57 31.7 24.7-39.6 59 31.7 24.9-39.4 28 13.1 8.9-18.8 *** *** ***
45-64 214 29 13.2 9.2-18.7 55 27.7 21.5-34.9 69 30.7 24.4-37.9 41 21.6 15.9-28.7 20 6.7 4.2-10.5
65+ 179 20 10.2 6.5-15.6 50 26.2 19.8-33.7 63 34.7 27.3-42.9 26 15.8 10.6-23.0 20 13.1 8.1-20.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 268 26 10.9 7.3-16.0 49 19.1 13.8-25.8 95 36.2 29.7-43.3 63 23.5 18.3-29.7 35 10.2 6.8-14.9
Some College + 319 64 20.2 15.7-25.5 112 38.9 32.9-45.2 98 28.3 23.2-34.1 33 9.3 6.3-13.4 12 3.4 1.8- 6.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 303 32 11.2 7.8-15.9 65 24.1 18.5-30.8 108 35.0 29.0-41.5 65 21.4 16.7-27.1 33 8.2 5.4-12.4
$50,000+ 166 44 25.2 18.8-33.0 66 41.7 33.5-50.3 44 25.5 18.8-33.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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