2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 907 72 6.6 4.9- 8.8 835 93.4 91.2-95.1
GENDER
Male 415 32 6.4 4.1- 9.9 383 93.6 90.1-95.9
Female 492 40 6.7 4.5- 9.8 452 93.3 90.2-95.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 562 53 7.4 5.3-10.2 509 92.6 89.8-94.7
Non-Hispanic Black 149 *** *** *** 140 93.8 85.8-97.4
Other 196 *** *** *** 186 96.8 93.8-98.4
AGE
18-44 274 *** *** *** 268 97.7 94.3-99.1
45-64 301 18 5.8 3.5- 9.5 283 94.2 90.5-96.5
65+ 306 46 15.2 10.3-21.7 260 84.8 78.3-89.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 368 29 6.9 4.3-10.7 339 93.1 89.3-95.7
Some Post-H.S. 245 21 7.0 4.1-11.8 224 93.0 88.2-95.9
College Graduate 284 20 5.0 3.0- 8.1 264 95.0 91.9-97.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 404 33 6.9 4.5-10.3 371 93.1 89.7-95.5
$50,000+ 298 20 4.3 2.6- 7.1 278 95.7 92.9-97.4
Don't know/Not Sure 185 18 9.2 4.9-16.8 167 90.8 83.2-95.1

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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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