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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 306 16 4.3 2.5- 7.3 13 3.7 2.0- 6.6 277 92.1 88.3-94.7
GENDER
Male 131 *** *** *** *** *** *** 126 96.9 92.4-98.7
Female 175 13 6.3 3.4-11.4 11 5.6 2.9-10.6 151 88.1 81.8-92.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 177 *** *** *** *** *** *** 162 92.0 86.4-95.4
Non-Hispanic Black 67 *** *** *** *** *** *** 60 92.2 83.3-96.5
Other 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** 51 91.7 81.8-96.5
AGE
18-44 118 *** *** *** *** *** *** 112 95.9 90.9-98.2
45-64 121 *** *** *** 11 9.1 4.7-16.9 105 87.4 79.4-92.6
65+ 66 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 128 *** *** *** *** *** *** 114 93.2 88.2-96.2
Some College + 177 *** *** *** *** *** *** 162 91.0 84.8-94.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 157 *** *** *** 11 5.2 2.7- 9.6 136 90.0 84.3-93.7
$50,000+ 92 *** *** *** *** *** *** 87 94.2 86.1-97.7

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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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