SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Injury & Treatment-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Have you ever been treated for any kind of injury in a private doctor's office or in an urgent care clinic?*

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Yes, within the past 12 months Yes, more than 12 months ago No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,436 517 9.7 8.4-11.2 2,170 40.4 38.2-42.6 2,749 49.9 47.6-52.2
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 707 57 8.3 5.9-11.5 197 27.8 23.0-33.2 453 63.9 58.3-69.1
GENDER
Male 229 18 6.1 3.4-10.6 79 36.5 27.8-46.1 132 57.4 47.9-66.4
Female 478 39 10.0 6.6-14.8 118 21.4 16.5-27.2 321 68.6 62.1-74.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 704 57 8.4 6.0-11.6 197 28.0 23.1-33.4 450 63.7 58.1-68.9
AGE
18-24 38 5 10.6 3.4-28.3 13 31.7 16.8-51.5 20 57.8 38.0-75.3
25-34 80 9 10.7 5.1-21.1 28 42.1 28.7-56.8 43 47.2 33.6-61.3
35-44 102 8 6.6 2.7-15.4 30 25.9 15.8-39.4 64 67.5 53.6-78.8
45-54 157 10 4.8 2.3- 9.8 41 22.0 14.4-31.9 106 73.2 63.0-81.4
55-64 165 11 10.2 4.8-20.2 47 24.3 16.9-33.6 107 65.5 55.0-74.7
65+ 161 13 8.6 4.4-15.9 37 21.1 12.7-33.0 111 70.3 58.5-80.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 124 4 3.2 1.0-10.4 25 26.2 15.0-41.6 95 70.6 55.2-82.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 240 20 9.2 5.0-16.4 65 29.2 20.8-39.4 155 61.5 51.5-70.6
Some Post-H.S. 166 17 7.2 4.0-12.6 45 21.7 13.9-32.1 104 71.1 60.3-79.9
College Graduate 177 16 11.1 6.2-19.2 62 33.1 24.2-43.4 99 55.8 45.5-65.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 141 8 4.5 1.9-10.2 31 25.4 15.5-38.7 102 70.1 56.9-80.7
$15,000- 24,999 157 13 14.8 7.7-26.6 40 21.8 13.7-33.0 104 63.3 50.5-74.5
$25,000- 34,999 76 6 5.4 2.1-13.1 25 42.1 25.5-60.7 45 52.5 35.3-69.2
$35,000-49,999 80 6 11.6 4.0-29.2 25 28.8 17.7-43.2 49 59.6 44.3-73.3
$50,000- 74,999 91 9 5.3 2.5-10.8 34 30.9 19.4-45.3 48 63.8 49.4-76.2
$75,000+ 78 8 10.5 4.5-22.6 28 33.7 21.4-48.6 42 55.9 41.3-69.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 282 29 11.2 7.2-16.9 82 28.4 20.9-37.3 171 60.4 51.1-69.1
No 415 28 7.0 4.2-11.3 113 27.4 21.4-34.4 274 65.6 58.5-72.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 86 9 9.5 4.5-18.8 27 27.2 16.3-41.7 50 63.3 48.1-76.2
Non-Veteran 621 48 8.2 5.7-11.7 170 27.9 22.7-33.7 403 63.9 57.9-69.5

Back to Injury & Treatment.

Does not include injuries treated in a hospital or referred to a hospital for further treatment.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 09JUN10.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook