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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Cumberland County

Cancer Prevalence

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,666 149 4.2 3.2- 5.6 3,517 95.8 94.4-96.8
Cumberland County 213 14 6.6 3.6-11.7 199 93.4 88.3-96.4
GENDER
Male 79 2 3.6 0.8-14.1 77 96.4 85.9-99.2
Female 134 12 9.3 5.0-16.8 122 90.7 83.2-95.0
RACE
White 143 9 6.7 3.2-13.7 134 93.3 86.3-96.8
Other 65 5 6.8 2.6-16.8 60 93.2 83.2-97.4
AGE
18-44 33 0 0.0 . - . 33 100 . - .
45+ 180 14 8.2 4.5-14.3 166 91.8 85.7-95.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 92 6 7.1 2.9-16.4 86 92.9 83.6-97.1
Some College + 120 8 6.3 2.8-13.5 112 93.7 86.5-97.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 116 9 5.6 2.8-11.0 107 94.4 89.0-97.2
$50,000+ 49 3 11.1 3.7-29.2 46 88.9 70.8-96.3
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 267 19 6.1 3.7- 9.7 248 93.9 90.3-96.3
Durham 207 12 5.8 2.9-11.0 195 94.2 89.0-97.1
Forsyth 304 8 2.5 1.2- 5.2 296 97.5 94.8-98.8
Gaston 283 13 4.5 2.5- 7.9 270 95.5 92.1-97.5
Guilford 250 8 1.7 0.8- 3.4 242 98.3 96.6-99.2
Mecklenburg 239 3 1.5 0.4- 5.4 236 98.5 94.6-99.6
New Hanover 236 5 2.2 0.7- 6.3 231 97.8 93.7-99.3
Onslow 217 10 5.0 2.3-10.5 207 95.0 89.5-97.7
Wake 210 5 1.6 0.6- 3.9 205 98.4 96.1-99.4
Western NC 432 18 4.2 2.6- 6.8 414 95.8 93.2-97.4
Piedmont NC 425 18 5.6 3.2- 9.7 407 94.4 90.3-96.8
Eastern NC 383 16 4.3 2.3- 7.7 367 95.7 92.3-97.7

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* Data for this table includes respondents who reported being age 40 or older.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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