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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivorship

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,066 694 68.3 63.8-72.4 372 31.7 27.6-36.2
GENDER
Male 371 258 75.3 68.5-81.1 113 24.7 18.9-31.5
Female 695 436 63.0 57.3-68.4 259 37.0 31.6-42.7
RACE
White 943 599 65.1 60.2-69.6 344 34.9 30.4-39.8
African American 87 64 86.7 77.0-92.7 23 13.3 7.3-23.0
Native American 23 19 75.5 42.1-92.9 4 24.5 7.1-57.9
Other Minorities 11 10 96.5 77.5-99.6 1 3.5 0.4-22.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 13 53.3 21.3-82.8 4 46.7 17.2-78.7
-English Speaking 16 12 49.8 18.7-81.0 4 50.2 19.0-81.3
-Spanish Speaking 1 1 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,048 680 68.7 64.4-72.8 368 31.3 27.2-35.6
AGE
18-24 2 0 0.0 . - . 2 100 . - .
25-34 27 20 68.7 44.3-85.9 7 31.3 14.1-55.7
35-44 56 38 65.6 43.7-82.4 18 34.4 17.6-56.3
45-54 145 99 70.4 60.4-78.8 46 29.6 21.2-39.6
55-64 240 168 75.3 67.3-81.8 72 24.7 18.2-32.7
65-74 317 201 67.7 59.9-74.6 116 32.3 25.4-40.1
75+ 272 164 62.0 52.5-70.7 108 38.0 29.3-47.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 122 76 70.7 58.4-80.6 46 29.3 19.4-41.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 293 186 66.8 56.8-75.5 107 33.2 24.5-43.2
Some Post-H.S. 264 178 71.2 62.1-78.8 86 28.8 21.2-37.9
College Graduate 386 253 66.7 59.9-72.9 133 33.3 27.1-40.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 119 79 78.1 67.6-85.9 40 21.9 14.1-32.4
$15,000- 24,999 175 116 65.7 51.6-77.5 59 34.3 22.5-48.4
$25,000- 34,999 116 74 66.3 48.8-80.3 42 33.7 19.7-51.2
$35,000- 49,999 148 101 69.1 57.6-78.7 47 30.9 21.3-42.4
$50,000-74,999 144 94 67.4 55.2-77.5 50 32.6 22.5-44.8
$75,000+ 222 142 65.9 57.3-73.5 80 34.1 26.5-42.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 464 297 70.1 62.9-76.5 167 29.9 23.5-37.1
No 589 389 66.6 60.8-71.9 200 33.4 28.1-39.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 191 137 73.7 62.6-82.5 54 26.3 17.5-37.4
Non-Veteran 784 497 66.9 61.6-71.7 287 33.1 28.3-38.4

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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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