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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 any other types of cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,277 400 7.8 7.0- 8.7 3,877 92.2 91.3-93.0
Region 8 505 58 8.7 6.4-11.7 447 91.3 88.3-93.6
GENDER
Male 227 24 6.6 4.2-10.2 203 93.4 89.8-95.8
Female 278 34 10.8 7.2-15.9 244 89.2 84.1-92.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 321 47 10.1 7.3-13.7 274 89.9 86.3-92.7
Non-Hispanic Black 81 *** *** *** 73 90.0 78.2-95.8
Other 103 *** *** *** 100 98.8 96.0-99.7
AGE
18-44 163 *** *** *** 160 98.2 94.5-99.5
45-64 176 17 9.0 5.0-15.5 159 91.0 84.5-95.0
65+ 164 38 22.0 15.5-30.1 126 78.0 69.9-84.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 212 23 8.1 5.0-12.7 189 91.9 87.3-95.0
Some Post-H.S. 155 21 11.0 6.8-17.3 134 89.0 82.7-93.2
College Graduate 135 13 5.8 3.2-10.6 122 94.2 89.4-96.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 220 30 11.3 7.5-16.6 190 88.7 83.4-92.5
$50,000+ 165 *** *** *** 156 96.9 93.4-98.6
Don't know/Not Sure 115 19 12.7 7.3-21.0 96 87.3 79.0-92.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2019 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2019 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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