2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

Cognitive Decline

During the past 12 months, have you experienced confusion or memory loss that is happening more often or is getting worse?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,293 221 6.9 5.9- 8.2 3,072 93.1 91.8-94.1
Region 4 474 32 7.2 4.8-10.7 442 92.8 89.3-95.2
GENDER
Male 200 17 7.0 4.0-12.0 183 93.0 88.0-96.0
Female 274 15 7.3 4.1-12.8 259 92.7 87.2-95.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 348 22 7.4 4.6-11.9 326 92.6 88.1-95.4
Non-Hispanic Black 82 *** *** *** 78 95.5 86.6-98.6
Other 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
45-64 251 11 4.8 2.4- 9.1 240 95.2 90.9-97.6
65+ 204 20 11.2 6.6-18.4 184 88.8 81.6-93.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 171 18 11.0 6.4-18.1 153 89.0 81.9-93.6
Some Post-H.S. 124 *** *** *** 115 93.4 86.5-96.9
College Graduate 177 *** *** *** 172 97.7 94.0-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 166 14 7.9 4.2-14.3 152 92.1 85.7-95.8
$50,000+ 205 *** *** *** 199 96.8 91.9-98.8
Don't know/Not Sure 103 12 13.9 7.2-25.0 91 86.1 75.0-92.8

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*Asked only of Respondents aged 45 or older.

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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