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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 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 9 284 15 3.8 2.2- 6.6 15 4.0 2.3- 6.9 254 92.2 88.6-94.8
GENDER
Male 114 *** *** *** *** *** *** 106 95.9 91.5-98.1
Female 170 13 6.3 3.4-11.4 *** *** *** 148 88.9 82.8-93.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 172 11 4.4 2.3- 8.2 *** *** *** 154 92.3 87.3-95.4
Non-Hispanic Black 83 *** *** *** *** *** *** 73 90.7 82.3-95.3
Other 24 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 97 *** *** *** *** *** *** 92 97.0 92.6-98.8
45-64 119 *** *** *** *** *** *** 108 90.1 81.7-94.9
65+ 67 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 106 *** *** *** *** *** *** 90 89.9 83.0-94.2
Some College + 178 *** *** *** *** *** *** 164 93.8 89.0-96.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 124 *** *** *** *** *** *** 109 92.1 86.0-95.6
$50,000+ 108 *** *** *** *** *** *** 101 94.4 88.2-97.4

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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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