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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivors-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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  Total
Respond.^
Only one Two Three or more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,896 1,605 85.2 82.5-87.4 234 12.1 10.0-14.5 57 2.8 1.8- 4.1
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 144 136 94.5 88.0-97.5 7 4.9 2.0-11.4 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4
GENDER
Male 41 39 96.8 83.4-99.4 2 3.2 0.6-16.6 0 0.0 . - .
Female 103 97 93.1 83.9-97.2 5 5.9 2.1-15.1 1 1.0 0.1- 6.8
HISPANIC
Non-Hispanic 144 136 94.5 88.0-97.5 7 4.9 2.0-11.4 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4
AGE
18-44 11 11 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 20 18 90.2 63.7-98.0 2 9.8 2.0-36.3 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 41 38 93.1 77.2-98.2 2 4.5 0.8-21.4 1 2.4 0.3-15.6
65+ 71 68 94.7 82.4-98.6 3 5.3 1.4-17.6 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 27 27 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
H.S. or G.E.D. 52 47 92.7 80.6-97.5 5 7.3 2.5-19.4 0 0.0 . - .
Some Post-H.S. 36 34 95.7 82.6-99.1 1 1.3 0.2- 9.3 1 2.9 0.4-18.4
College Graduate 29 28 92.2 60.9-98.9 1 7.8 1.1-39.1 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 40 37 88.7 68.7-96.6 2 8.7 2.1-29.5 1 2.6 0.4-16.8
$15,000- 24,999 25 23 97.4 88.5-99.5 2 2.6 0.5-11.5 0 0.0 . - .
$25,000- 34,999 16 16 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
$35,000- 49,999 18 18 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000- 74,999 14 13 97.0 78.1-99.7 1 3.0 0.3-21.9 0 0.0 . - .
$75,000+ 11 11 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 86 82 96.6 89.3-98.9 3 2.4 0.6- 9.6 1 1.0 0.1- 7.1
No 55 51 89.2 72.6-96.2 4 10.8 3.8-27.4 0 0.0 . - .
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 22 21 98.1 86.9-99.7 1 1.9 0.3-13.1 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Veteran 101 94 93.2 84.9-97.1 6 6.0 2.4-14.2 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6

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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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