2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 & 5 Demographics

Health Status

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,889 857 18.0 16.7-19.5 1,486 31.0 29.3-32.7 1,549 31.9 30.2-33.7 686 13.7 12.4-15.1 311 5.3 4.6- 6.2
Region 3 & 5 924 157 17.6 14.9-20.8 326 35.0 31.4-38.7 283 29.5 26.1-33.1 111 12.2 9.8-15.1 47 5.7 4.1- 7.9
GENDER
Male 392 63 17.6 13.5-22.7 147 36.1 30.6-41.9 110 27.2 22.4-32.6 47 11.9 8.5-16.5 25 7.2 4.7-11.0
Female 532 94 17.6 14.2-21.7 179 34.0 29.3-39.0 173 31.5 26.9-36.4 64 12.6 9.4-16.5 22 4.4 2.6- 7.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 626 115 18.4 15.1-22.2 229 36.0 31.7-40.6 183 29.1 25.1-33.5 64 10.0 7.6-13.0 35 6.5 4.4- 9.5
Non-Hispanic Black 178 22 14.4 8.8-22.7 56 31.0 23.1-40.1 67 33.2 25.4-42.0 24 16.8 10.2-26.5 *** *** ***
Other 120 20 18.0 11.3-27.5 41 34.8 25.4-45.6 33 25.4 17.2-35.8 23 19.7 12.2-30.2 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 331 73 21.5 16.9-27.0 133 39.8 33.8-46.1 91 26.0 21.0-31.8 32 12.1 8.2-17.4 *** *** ***
45-64 331 57 17.5 13.3-22.7 110 32.2 26.6-38.3 100 30.6 25.0-36.9 38 11.2 7.8-15.9 26 8.4 5.4-12.9
65+ 254 25 10.3 6.2-16.6 80 29.4 23.2-36.4 90 33.7 27.1-40.9 40 14.6 10.3-20.3 19 12.1 7.2-19.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 305 24 9.3 5.9-14.4 81 29.4 23.5-36.0 109 31.7 26.0-37.9 61 19.4 14.6-25.4 30 10.3 6.7-15.4
Some College + 615 133 22.9 19.2-27.1 243 38.3 33.8-42.9 173 28.1 24.0-32.6 49 7.8 5.6-10.8 17 2.9 1.7- 4.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 393 37 10.2 7.0-14.6 108 26.9 22.0-32.6 140 34.8 29.4-40.6 76 18.6 14.4-23.7 32 9.5 6.3-14.1
$50,000+ 373 97 26.0 21.1-31.6 165 43.4 37.5-49.5 92 24.0 19.2-29.5 16 5.9 3.3-10.4 *** *** ***

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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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