2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5,822 478 6.5 5.8- 7.3 5,344 93.5 92.7-94.2
Region 5 695 51 5.8 4.2- 8.1 644 94.2 91.9-95.8
GENDER
Male 312 16 3.9 2.3- 6.6 296 96.1 93.4-97.7
Female 383 35 7.6 5.0-11.4 348 92.4 88.6-95.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 421 33 7.2 4.9-10.6 388 92.8 89.4-95.1
Non-Hispanic Black 172 13 3.3 1.8- 6.1 159 96.7 93.9-98.2
Other 102 *** *** *** 97 96.8 92.3-98.7
AGE
18-44 259 *** *** *** 256 99.1 96.7-99.8
45-64 233 18 6.4 3.8-10.6 215 93.6 89.4-96.2
65+ 188 29 15.9 10.2-23.9 159 84.1 76.1-89.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 191 *** *** *** 181 94.4 88.6-97.3
Some Post-H.S. 181 16 6.5 3.7-11.0 165 93.5 89.0-96.3
College Graduate 323 25 5.4 3.5- 8.3 298 94.6 91.7-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 256 18 6.9 3.9-12.1 238 93.1 87.9-96.1
$50,000+ 292 20 4.6 2.8- 7.5 272 95.4 92.5-97.2
Don't know/Not Sure 135 12 5.8 3.0-11.1 123 94.2 88.9-97.0

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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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