2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 & 5 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 a stroke?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,892 225 3.7 3.1- 4.4 4,667 96.3 95.6-96.9
Region 3 & 5 922 37 3.4 2.3- 5.0 885 96.6 95.0-97.7
GENDER
Male 390 17 3.7 2.0- 6.4 373 96.3 93.6-98.0
Female 532 20 3.2 1.9- 5.4 512 96.8 94.6-98.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 626 28 3.9 2.5- 6.1 598 96.1 93.9-97.5
Non-Hispanic Black 178 *** *** *** 171 97.3 93.6-98.9
Other 118 *** *** *** 116 98.5 93.4-99.7
AGE
18-44 332 *** *** *** 329 99.3 97.9-99.8
45-64 329 14 3.7 2.1- 6.7 315 96.3 93.3-97.9
65+ 253 20 8.8 5.0-14.8 233 91.2 85.2-95.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 305 21 6.0 3.6- 9.8 284 94.0 90.2-96.4
Some College + 613 16 1.8 1.0- 3.2 597 98.2 96.8-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 393 23 4.8 2.9- 8.0 370 95.2 92.0-97.1
$50,000+ 371 *** *** *** 364 98.6 96.7-99.4

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2017 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2017 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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