2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 & 7 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 skin cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,898 446 7.2 6.3- 8.1 4,452 92.8 91.9-93.7
Region 6 & 7 1,013 67 6.4 4.7- 8.5 946 93.6 91.5-95.3
GENDER
Male 485 34 6.6 4.5- 9.6 451 93.4 90.4-95.5
Female 528 33 6.1 3.9- 9.5 495 93.9 90.5-96.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 578 66 10.5 7.9-13.9 512 89.5 86.1-92.1
Non-Hispanic Black 280 *** *** *** 279 99.6 97.5- 100
Other 155 *** *** *** 155 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 389 *** *** *** 385 97.9 94.0-99.3
45-64 399 21 6.3 3.9-10.1 378 93.7 89.9-96.1
65+ 216 42 18.1 12.8-24.9 174 81.9 75.1-87.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 343 16 3.9 2.2- 6.8 327 96.1 93.2-97.8
Some College + 667 51 7.9 5.7-11.1 616 92.1 88.9-94.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 447 24 4.8 2.9- 7.7 423 95.2 92.3-97.1
$50,000+ 379 29 7.7 5.0-11.7 350 92.3 88.3-95.0

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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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