2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 1 & 2 Demographics

Chronic Health Conditions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,823 721 12.3 11.3-13.4 5,102 87.7 86.6-88.7
Region 1 & 2 686 93 12.6 10.1-15.7 593 87.4 84.3-89.9
GENDER
Male 300 29 7.1 4.7-10.6 271 92.9 89.4-95.3
Female 386 64 17.8 13.7-22.8 322 82.2 77.2-86.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 564 78 12.4 9.8-15.6 486 87.6 84.4-90.2
Non-Hispanic Black 24 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 98 *** *** *** 88 91.0 82.5-95.6
AGE
18-44 215 36 16.8 11.9-23.1 179 83.2 76.9-88.1
45-64 219 23 8.4 5.3-13.0 196 91.6 87.0-94.7
65+ 238 33 12.6 8.6-17.9 205 87.4 82.1-91.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 262 31 12.1 8.3-17.3 231 87.9 82.7-91.7
Some Post-H.S. 191 27 13.4 9.0-19.4 164 86.6 80.6-91.0
College Graduate 232 35 12.6 8.9-17.7 197 87.4 82.3-91.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 318 52 15.3 11.3-20.3 266 84.7 79.7-88.7
$50,000+ 232 20 7.3 4.4-12.0 212 92.7 88.0-95.6
Don't know/Not Sure 123 20 16.5 10.3-25.4 103 83.5 74.6-89.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 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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