2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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 5,771 4,727 80.1 78.7-81.3 512 9.3 8.5-10.3 275 5.4 4.7- 6.2 235 4.8 4.1- 5.6 22 0.4 0.2- 0.6
Region 4 922 748 78.8 75.3-81.9 87 9.9 7.8-12.4 49 5.7 4.2- 7.8 33 5.2 3.4- 7.9 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 423 323 74.1 68.6-78.9 33 8.3 5.8-11.8 35 7.7 5.3-11.1 28 9.3 5.9-14.2 *** *** ***
Female 499 425 83.1 78.6-86.8 54 11.3 8.4-15.1 14 3.9 2.2- 6.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 612 510 80.5 76.5-84.0 58 9.9 7.6-12.9 24 4.2 2.7- 6.6 18 5.0 3.1- 8.2 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 163 140 80.9 71.6-87.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 147 98 66.8 57.3-75.0 20 14.7 9.0-23.1 16 10.7 6.0-18.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 342 240 69.6 63.6-75.1 47 13.4 9.8-17.9 29 7.7 5.1-11.5 23 8.7 5.3-14.0 *** *** ***
45-64 313 254 81.4 76.1-85.8 30 8.8 5.9-12.9 18 6.0 3.6- 9.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 240 230 96.2 92.3-98.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 311 241 75.5 69.0-81.0 31 9.3 6.2-13.7 20 6.6 4.1-10.4 17 8.3 4.6-14.4 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 246 197 78.1 71.6-83.4 25 11.8 7.9-17.1 13 5.2 2.8- 9.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 363 309 84.3 79.7-88.0 31 8.7 6.0-12.3 15 4.8 2.7- 8.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 307 233 71.3 64.4-77.3 33 11.2 7.7-16.0 20 7.6 4.7-12.2 20 9.7 5.7-16.2 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 407 345 83.9 79.3-87.6 34 8.8 6.1-12.4 19 4.7 2.8- 7.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Don't know/Not Sure 190 158 82.1 74.6-87.7 17 9.7 5.5-16.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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