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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

Health Status

General Health Indicator for Healthy North Carolina 2020

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent/Vg/Good Fair/Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,514 5,207 81.7 80.5-82.8 1,307 18.3 17.2-19.5
Region 8 588 445 77.0 72.9-80.6 143 23.0 19.4-27.1
GENDER
Male 275 212 80.3 74.8-84.9 63 19.7 15.1-25.2
Female 313 233 73.7 67.6-79.0 80 26.3 21.0-32.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 366 294 79.9 74.8-84.2 72 20.1 15.8-25.2
Non-Hispanic Black 119 77 70.9 61.4-78.8 42 29.1 21.2-38.6
Other 97 *** *** *** 27 28.1 19.0-39.4
AGE
18-44 192 157 83.0 76.6-88.0 35 17.0 12.0-23.4
45-64 214 153 71.6 64.4-77.9 61 28.4 22.1-35.6
65+ 179 133 71.1 62.7-78.2 46 28.9 21.8-37.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 268 170 66.3 59.6-72.4 98 33.7 27.6-40.4
Some College + 319 274 87.4 82.8-90.8 45 12.6 9.2-17.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 303 205 70.3 64.1-75.8 98 29.7 24.2-35.9
$50,000+ 166 154 92.4 86.5-95.8 12 7.6 4.2-13.5

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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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