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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 400 66 10.1 7.6-13.3 334 89.9 86.7-92.4
GENDER
Male 159 20 6.1 3.8- 9.8 139 93.9 90.2-96.2
Female 241 46 14.0 9.9-19.3 195 86.0 80.7-90.1
RACE
White 250 55 15.8 11.7-20.9 195 84.2 79.1-88.3
Other 147 11 4.7 2.4- 8.9 136 95.3 91.1-97.6
AGE
18-44 133 6 2.9 1.2- 6.8 127 97.1 93.2-98.8
45+ 262 59 19.2 14.7-24.8 203 80.8 75.2-85.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 102 19 9.0 5.2-15.3 83 91.0 84.7-94.8
Some College + 297 47 10.6 7.7-14.5 250 89.4 85.5-92.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 159 29 10.9 7.0-16.7 130 89.1 83.3-93.0
$50,000+ 192 27 9.4 6.2-14.2 165 90.6 85.8-93.8

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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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