2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 689 573 82.2 78.7-85.3 61 8.8 6.7-11.5 30 4.9 3.3- 7.1 22 3.6 2.2- 5.7 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 309 248 79.4 73.8-84.2 22 6.5 4.1-10.2 18 6.3 3.8-10.2 18 6.6 4.0-10.9 *** *** ***
Female 380 325 84.8 80.1-88.5 39 10.9 7.7-15.1 12 3.6 2.0- 6.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 417 346 82.5 78.0-86.2 42 9.5 6.9-12.9 17 4.5 2.7- 7.5 12 3.5 1.9- 6.5 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 171 154 89.7 82.7-94.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 101 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 254 192 75.7 69.3-81.1 29 11.2 7.6-16.3 20 7.7 4.7-12.2 11 4.3 2.2- 8.2 *** *** ***
45-64 232 195 83.8 77.8-88.5 20 7.9 4.9-12.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 188 173 93.1 88.1-96.1 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 187 151 81.1 73.8-86.7 12 7.8 4.2-13.9 13 6.3 3.5-11.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 182 147 80.2 73.0-85.9 16 7.9 4.7-13.2 *** *** *** 11 6.7 3.6-12.2 *** *** ***
College Graduate 320 275 85.3 80.4-89.1 33 10.6 7.4-14.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 253 210 82.1 75.9-87.0 20 9.1 5.6-14.3 13 5.1 2.8- 9.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 290 239 82.3 76.9-86.7 31 9.4 6.5-13.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Don't know/Not Sure 134 112 80.6 71.2-87.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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