2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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 6 652 550 81.5 77.5-85.0 51 8.8 6.4-11.9 24 4.6 2.9- 7.3 27 5.1 3.3- 7.7 *** *** ***
GENDER
Male 285 231 79.1 72.8-84.2 23 8.2 5.2-12.9 15 5.3 3.0- 9.5 16 7.3 4.3-12.2 *** *** ***
Female 367 319 83.8 78.5-88.0 28 9.3 6.1-14.0 *** *** *** 11 2.9 1.5- 5.8 *** *** ***
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 359 302 79.6 73.8-84.4 32 11.0 7.4-15.9 13 4.5 2.4- 8.1 12 4.9 2.7- 8.9 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Black 197 177 87.2 79.5-92.3 12 5.7 3.0-10.6 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 96 71 76.8 66.0-84.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 246 182 73.8 67.1-79.6 31 12.4 8.4-17.7 16 7.0 3.9-12.2 17 6.8 4.1-11.0 *** *** ***
45-64 208 178 85.2 78.0-90.4 16 6.7 3.8-11.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65+ 186 181 95.2 85.7-98.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 216 170 75.6 67.8-82.0 21 11.4 7.0-18.0 11 5.7 2.9-11.0 14 7.3 4.0-13.0 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 208 177 82.9 75.9-88.2 15 7.6 4.4-12.8 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 228 203 88.5 83.1-92.4 15 6.6 3.9-11.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 289 230 76.6 70.0-82.2 27 10.3 6.7-15.7 13 5.0 2.6- 9.5 19 8.0 4.8-13.2 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 236 216 88.5 82.2-92.8 11 6.6 3.4-12.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Don't know/Not Sure 116 94 78.7 67.9-86.5 13 10.2 5.4-18.4 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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