2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 & 7 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 6 & 7 1,011 183 16.6 14.1-19.6 304 29.6 26.2-33.3 329 35.3 31.5-39.3 148 14.4 11.7-17.6 47 4.0 2.8- 5.7
GENDER
Male 482 88 17.0 13.3-21.5 152 30.6 25.8-35.9 166 38.3 32.8-44.1 57 10.9 7.9-14.8 19 3.2 1.9- 5.6
Female 529 95 16.3 12.9-20.3 152 28.7 23.9-33.9 163 32.6 27.4-38.2 91 17.7 13.6-22.7 28 4.8 3.0- 7.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 577 123 18.1 14.8-21.9 203 37.0 32.3-42.0 160 30.2 25.8-34.9 61 10.1 7.3-13.7 30 4.7 3.0- 7.1
Non-Hispanic Black 279 37 13.3 9.1-18.9 56 16.1 11.7-21.8 112 43.0 35.2-51.1 63 24.7 18.2-32.5 11 3.0 1.4- 6.0
Other 155 23 16.8 9.8-27.4 45 23.8 16.3-33.2 *** *** *** 24 13.1 7.7-21.5 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 388 91 20.2 15.9-25.2 125 29.3 24.2-35.1 122 36.6 30.5-43.2 44 12.8 8.8-18.2 *** *** ***
45-64 397 63 14.7 11.0-19.4 118 31.1 25.8-36.9 125 30.9 25.7-36.7 73 18.1 13.7-23.6 18 5.2 2.9- 9.0
65+ 216 25 10.4 6.7-15.9 57 26.9 19.8-35.4 80 40.2 32.3-48.7 31 12.5 8.3-18.3 23 10.0 6.2-15.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 342 34 11.3 7.7-16.4 66 20.8 15.9-26.7 137 42.1 35.3-49.3 74 17.8 13.4-23.4 31 7.9 5.2-11.8
Some College + 666 148 19.9 16.6-23.7 238 35.4 31.0-40.0 190 30.8 26.5-35.5 74 12.3 9.1-16.4 16 1.6 0.9- 2.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 444 57 12.6 9.3-17.0 99 21.2 16.9-26.2 155 37.3 31.3-43.7 99 22.0 17.1-27.9 34 6.9 4.5-10.3
$50,000+ 380 95 22.8 18.4-28.0 161 43.3 37.3-49.4 103 28.0 22.9-33.7 17 5.2 2.9- 9.3 *** *** ***

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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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