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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 Demographics

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you had skin cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,521 630 7.8 7.1- 8.6 5,891 92.2 91.4-92.9
Region 9 496 49 7.4 5.3-10.3 447 92.6 89.7-94.7
GENDER
Male 210 20 7.1 4.1-12.2 190 92.9 87.8-95.9
Female 286 29 7.7 5.1-11.5 257 92.3 88.5-94.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 313 47 11.5 8.1-16.0 266 88.5 84.0-91.9
Non-Hispanic Black 140 *** *** *** 140 100 . - .
Other 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 130 *** *** *** 125 95.6 88.6-98.4
45-64 198 14 5.6 3.2- 9.6 184 94.4 90.4-96.8
65+ 165 29 15.0 10.1-21.6 136 85.0 78.4-89.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 207 16 5.3 3.1- 9.0 191 94.7 91.0-96.9
Some College + 288 33 9.3 6.0-14.0 255 90.7 86.0-94.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 237 20 6.0 3.8- 9.5 217 94.0 90.5-96.2
$50,000+ 166 16 7.8 4.0-14.7 150 92.2 85.3-96.0

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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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