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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Cancer Survivors

Have you EVER been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you had cancer?

(Also see CDC - Optional Module:Cancer Survivorship)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,615 1,906 10.3 9.6-11.0 10,709 89.7 89.0-90.4
-Catawba County 350 65 11.8 8.9-15.5 285 88.2 84.5-91.1
GENDER
Male 131 18 7.0 4.1-11.6 113 93.0 88.4-95.9
Female 219 47 16.1 11.7-21.8 172 83.9 78.2-88.3
RACE
White 319 62 13.0 9.9-17.1 257 87.0 82.9-90.1
Other 27 2 4.5 1.0-17.7 25 95.5 82.3-99.0
AGE
18-44 75 2 1.6 0.4- 6.3 73 98.4 93.7-99.6
45+ 272 63 19.2 14.8-24.5 209 80.8 75.5-85.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 169 38 13.6 9.3-19.6 131 86.4 80.4-90.7
Some College + 181 27 10.1 6.5-15.3 154 89.9 84.7-93.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 42 13.7 9.6-19.3 145 86.3 80.7-90.4
$50,000+ 120 16 10.0 5.8-16.7 104 90.0 83.3-94.2

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^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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