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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 403 56 9.7 7.1-13.2 347 90.3 86.8-92.9
GENDER
Male 160 22 8.0 4.9-12.8 138 92.0 87.2-95.1
Female 243 34 11.8 8.0-17.1 209 88.2 82.9-92.0
RACE
White 287 51 15.6 11.5-20.8 236 84.4 79.2-88.5
Other 110 3 1.1 0.3- 3.5 107 98.9 96.5-99.7
AGE
18-44 92 2 1.6 0.4- 6.6 90 98.4 93.4-99.6
45+ 306 53 16.1 12.0-21.2 253 83.9 78.8-88.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 13 5.7 3.0-10.7 130 94.3 89.3-97.0
Some College + 260 43 12.2 8.6-16.9 217 87.8 83.1-91.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 195 24 8.3 5.3-12.9 171 91.7 87.1-94.7
$50,000+ 158 21 12.3 7.8-19.0 137 87.7 81.0-92.2

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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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