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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivorship

With your most recent diagnosis of cancer, did you have health insurance that paid for all
or part of your cancer treatment?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,671 1,538 91.3 88.6-93.4 133 8.7 6.6-11.4
GENDER
Male 577 542 95.8 93.6-97.2 35 4.2 2.8- 6.4
Female 1,094 996 88.3 84.1-91.5 98 11.7 8.5-15.9
RACE
White 1,477 1,367 91.4 88.3-93.6 110 8.6 6.4-11.7
African American 126 113 93.3 86.8-96.7 13 6.7 3.3-13.2
Asian 3 3 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Native American 38 30 72.3 47.5-88.3 8 27.7 11.7-52.5
Other Minorities 22 20 92.0 66.6-98.5 2 8.0 1.5-33.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 28 26 96.2 84.6-99.2 2 3.8 0.8-15.4
-English Speaking 25 24 97.5 83.5-99.7 1 2.5 0.3-16.5
-Spanish Speaking 3 2 81.4 25.1-98.3 1 18.6 1.7-74.9
Non-Hispanic 1,640 1,511 91.2 88.5-93.3 129 8.8 6.7-11.5
AGE
18-24 2 2 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 37 28 76.2 56.2-88.9 9 23.8 11.1-43.8
35-44 82 75 88.1 66.0-96.6 7 11.9 3.4-34.0
45-54 215 190 87.8 78.9-93.3 25 12.2 6.7-21.1
55-64 354 321 91.5 85.9-95.0 33 8.5 5.0-14.1
65-74 498 468 95.4 93.0-97.0 30 4.6 3.0- 7.0
75+ 470 442 93.1 88.6-95.9 28 6.9 4.1-11.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 215 178 81.5 71.0-88.8 37 18.5 11.2-29.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 487 439 87.3 80.3-92.0 48 12.7 8.0-19.7
Some Post-H.S. 420 393 93.7 89.9-96.2 27 6.3 3.8-10.1
College Graduate 548 527 95.9 92.3-97.9 21 4.1 2.1- 7.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 209 172 77.3 65.5-85.9 37 22.7 14.1-34.5
$15,000- 24,999 272 242 90.4 84.3-94.3 30 9.6 5.7-15.7
$25,000- 34,999 186 175 90.2 72.8-97.0 11 9.8 3.0-27.2
$35,000- 49,999 223 208 91.8 84.8-95.7 15 8.2 4.3-15.2
$50,000-74,999 220 210 94.6 86.5-97.9 10 5.4 2.1-13.5
$75,000+ 303 300 98.0 91.0-99.6 3 2.0 0.4- 9.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 771 695 89.1 84.4-92.5 76 10.9 7.5-15.6
No 877 825 93.3 90.0-95.6 52 6.7 4.4-10.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 300 287 96.0 91.6-98.1 13 4.0 1.9- 8.4
Non-Veteran 1,240 1,132 90.2 86.8-92.8 108 9.8 7.2-13.2

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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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