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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

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  Total
Respond.^
Within the past year (<12 months) Within the past 2 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,240 3,444 79.1 77.5-80.5 354 8.9 7.9- 9.9 241 6.4 5.6- 7.4 183 5.2 4.4- 6.1 18 0.5 0.3- 0.8
Region 8 501 425 83.0 78.5-86.7 32 7.1 4.7-10.6 22 5.4 3.4- 8.5 20 4.2 2.6- 6.6 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 225 187 81.8 75.1-87.0 12 5.9 3.2-10.9 12 6.4 3.5-11.4 12 5.3 2.9- 9.5 *** *** ***
Female 276 238 84.2 77.7-89.0 20 8.3 4.8-14.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 319 274 83.4 77.9-87.8 16 5.5 3.1- 9.4 14 6.2 3.5-10.6 15 4.9 2.9- 8.3 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 80 73 92.6 84.2-96.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 102 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 158 113 72.4 64.0-79.5 17 11.9 7.1-19.2 15 9.3 5.4-15.6 11 5.7 3.0-10.4 *** *** ***
45-64 177 150 85.7 78.9-90.5 13 5.5 3.0- 9.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 164 160 98.7 96.0-99.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 208 168 80.8 73.4-86.4 15 7.6 3.9-14.1 14 7.4 4.2-12.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 154 135 85.7 77.9-91.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 136 120 85.0 76.1-90.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 219 177 77.3 69.3-83.7 13 8.5 4.4-15.9 15 8.2 4.7-13.9 12 5.2 2.8- 9.6 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 165 144 86.9 80.1-91.7 13 7.0 3.9-12.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Don't know/Not Sure 112 99 86.7 76.8-92.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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