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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivorship-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Did any doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER give you a written summary
of all the treatments that you received?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,570 622 38.7 34.9-42.5 948 61.3 57.5-65.1
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 120 63 54.4 39.5-68.6 57 45.6 31.4-60.5
GENDER
Male 32 17 73.9 48.8-89.4 15 26.1 10.6-51.2
Female 88 46 44.1 29.8-59.6 42 55.9 40.4-70.2
HISPANIC
Non-Hispanic 120 63 54.4 39.5-68.6 57 45.6 31.4-60.5
AGE
18-44 9 7 96.5 82.0-99.4 2 3.5 0.6-18.0
45-54 20 12 49.7 24.4-75.2 8 50.3 24.8-75.6
55-64 32 22 58.2 31.1-81.1 10 41.8 18.9-68.9
65+ 58 22 35.4 19.8-54.9 36 64.6 45.1-80.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 24 10 65.3 38.6-84.9 14 34.7 15.1-61.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 42 21 60.2 34.0-81.6 21 39.8 18.4-66.0
Some Post-H.S. 27 18 54.9 26.8-80.2 9 45.1 19.8-73.2
College Graduate 27 14 32.8 15.8-55.8 13 67.2 44.2-84.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 34 12 32.9 15.0-57.8 22 67.1 42.2-85.0
$15,000- 24,999 19 14 83.8 56.3-95.4 5 16.2 4.6-43.7
$25,000- 34,999 14 8 62.9 28.3-87.9 6 37.1 12.1-71.7
$35,000- 49,999 13 6 55.1 26.0-81.0 7 44.9 19.0-74.0
$50,000- 74,999 11 7 81.7 40.9-96.6 4 18.3 3.4-59.1
$75,000+ 11 9 59.1 22.6-87.7 2 40.9 12.3-77.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 69 29 42.2 23.0-64.1 40 57.8 35.9-77.0
No 49 32 66.2 47.4-81.0 17 33.8 19.0-52.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 19 10 46.4 22.6-72.0 9 53.6 28.0-77.4
Non-Veteran 84 42 55.3 37.5-71.9 42 44.7 28.1-62.5

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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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