SOCIODEMOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISTICS OF ADULTS AGED ≥18 YEARS LIVING IN RURAL AREAS, BY RACE/ETHNICITY* — BEHAVIORAL RISK FACTOR SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM,† UNITED STATES, 2012–2015
Abbreviations: AI/AN = American Indian/Alaska Native; CI = confidence interval; GED = General Education Development certificate; NHOPI = Native Hawaiian/other Pacific Islander.
* All races are non-Hispanic.
† BRFSS data and documentation information, including survey questions, are available. (CDC. Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System: survey data & documentation. Atlanta, GA: CDC, US Department of Health and Human Services; 2017. https://www.cdc.gov/brfss/data_documentation/index.htm).
§ Significantly different (p<0.05, t-test) from non-Hispanic white.
¶ Estimates not reported because relative standard error was >30%.
** Census divisions are categorized into U.S. census regions: New England and Middle Atlantic (Northeast); East North Central and West North Central (Midwest); South Atlantic, East South Central, and West South Central (South); Mountain and Pacific (West) (Source: US Census Bureau. Census regions and divisions of the United States. Washington, DC: US Census Bureau. https://www2.census.gov/geo/pdfs/maps-data/maps/reference/us_regdiv.pdf).