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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Guilford 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
Guilford County 250 8 1.7 0.8- 3.4 242 98.3 96.6-99.2
GENDER
Male 87 2 0.9 0.2- 3.7 85 99.1 96.3-99.8
Female 163 6 2.4 1.0- 5.2 157 97.6 94.8-99.0
RACE
White 184 7 2.1 1.0- 4.4 177 97.9 95.6-99.0
Other 61 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7 60 99.2 94.3-99.9
AGE
18-44 49 1 1.3 0.2- 8.8 48 98.7 91.2-99.8
45+ 201 7 1.8 0.8- 3.8 194 98.2 96.2-99.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 99 4 2.3 0.9- 6.3 95 97.7 93.7-99.1
Some College + 151 4 1.3 0.5- 3.4 147 98.7 96.6-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 117 3 1.5 0.5- 4.7 114 98.5 95.3-99.5
$50,000+ 74 2 1.0 0.3- 4.2 72 99.0 95.8-99.7
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 267 19 6.1 3.7- 9.7 248 93.9 90.3-96.3
Cumberland 213 14 6.6 3.6-11.7 199 93.4 88.3-96.4
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
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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