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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 Demographics

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you had Chronic Fatigue
Syndrome (CFS) or Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME)?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,222 98 1.7 1.3- 2.1 5,124 98.3 97.9-98.7
Region 9 421 *** *** *** 417 98.9 95.8-99.7
GENDER
Male 171 *** *** *** 169 97.9 91.4-99.5
Female 250 *** *** *** 248 99.8 99.0- 100
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 262 *** *** *** 260 99.8 99.2- 100
Non-Hispanic Black 121 *** *** *** 120 98.9 92.8-99.9
Other 32 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 106 *** *** *** 105 99.2 94.6-99.9
45-64 173 *** *** *** 171 97.9 88.6-99.6
65+ 139 *** *** *** 138 99.9 99.0- 100
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 174 *** *** *** 172 97.8 90.8-99.5
Some College + 246 *** *** *** 244 99.8 99.1- 100
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 198 *** *** *** 195 98.3 91.2-99.7
$50,000+ 145 *** *** *** 145 100 . - .

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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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