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

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Respond.^
Employer Plan Purchased Plan Medicare Medicaid TRICARE/VA/Military Other Plan
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,277 1,363 47.1 44.8-49.4 404 13.5 11.9-15.2 1,090 26.7 24.8-28.7 198 6.4 5.2- 7.8 187 5.2 4.3- 6.2 35 1.2 0.8- 1.8
Region 3 & 5 626 297 50.2 45.6-54.9 83 13.8 10.6-17.6 195 26.2 22.5-30.2 23 4.8 3.1- 7.5 21 3.6 2.1- 6.0 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 264 126 49.8 42.8-56.9 31 13.0 8.8-18.9 84 27.5 21.8-34.0 *** *** *** 16 6.1 3.4-11.0 *** *** ***
Female 362 171 50.6 44.4-56.8 52 14.4 10.2-19.9 111 25.0 20.4-30.3 19 6.9 4.3-10.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 464 218 51.2 45.9-56.5 62 13.4 10.0-17.7 149 26.4 22.3-31.1 14 4.0 2.2- 7.0 18 4.0 2.3- 7.0 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 110 *** *** *** 12 12.1 5.1-25.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 12.9 6.7-23.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 172 125 68.2 59.1-76.1 26 17.7 11.4-26.5 *** *** *** 14 9.2 5.3-15.4 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 235 148 63.4 55.7-70.5 38 14.6 10.1-20.7 33 12.8 8.7-18.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 217 23 9.7 5.9-15.4 19 8.0 4.7-13.1 157 72.3 64.6-78.9 *** *** *** 13 6.3 3.4-11.4 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 181 49 29.0 22.0-37.2 26 14.8 9.4-22.6 84 41.6 33.6-50.0 12 8.2 4.4-14.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some College + 445 248 60.6 55.1-65.9 57 13.2 9.6-17.9 111 18.6 15.0-22.8 11 3.2 1.7- 5.9 15 3.7 2.0- 6.6 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 259 89 36.3 29.6-43.7 38 12.1 8.4-17.2 103 36.0 29.5-43.1 15 8.1 4.7-13.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 278 179 67.1 60.1-73.4 35 16.2 11.1-23.1 53 13.1 9.6-17.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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