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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 1,688 138 9.5 7.3-12.2 1,550 90.5 87.8-92.7
GENDER
Male 582 36 5.1 3.3- 7.7 546 94.9 92.3-96.7
Female 1,106 102 12.4 9.2-16.6 1,004 87.6 83.4-90.8
RACE
White 1,492 118 9.1 6.9-12.1 1,374 90.9 87.9-93.1
African American 127 13 12.0 5.9-23.1 114 88.0 76.9-94.1
Asian 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
Native American 39 6 17.6 6.0-41.5 33 82.4 58.5-94.0
Other Minorities 22 1 4.7 0.6-28.4 21 95.3 71.6-99.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 29 1 1.4 0.2-10.0 28 98.6 90.0-99.8
-English Speaking 26 1 1.5 0.2-10.9 25 98.5 89.1-99.8
-Spanish Speaking 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,657 137 9.7 7.5-12.5 1,520 90.3 87.5-92.5
AGE
18-24 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
25-34 38 4 17.3 4.4-48.7 34 82.7 51.3-95.6
35-44 82 4 11.2 3.1-33.4 78 88.8 66.6-96.9
45-54 215 36 19.7 13.0-28.7 179 80.3 71.3-87.0
55-64 360 33 8.7 5.6-13.2 327 91.3 86.8-94.4
65-74 502 35 5.2 3.4- 7.7 467 94.8 92.3-96.6
75+ 475 25 4.7 2.8- 7.9 450 95.3 92.1-97.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 220 26 18.6 9.8-32.5 194 81.4 67.5-90.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 488 41 9.6 5.7-15.6 447 90.4 84.4-94.3
Some Post-H.S. 424 33 8.1 5.4-12.2 391 91.9 87.8-94.6
College Graduate 555 38 7.6 4.9-11.6 517 92.4 88.4-95.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 212 36 25.1 15.7-37.6 176 74.9 62.4-84.3
$15,000- 24,999 275 26 9.4 5.4-15.7 249 90.6 84.3-94.6
$25,000- 34,999 187 17 15.9 7.4-30.7 170 84.1 69.3-92.6
$35,000- 49,999 227 11 5.3 2.5-11.0 216 94.7 89.0-97.5
$50,000-74,999 221 13 6.1 3.1-11.5 208 93.9 88.5-96.9
$75,000+ 304 17 5.5 3.0-10.0 287 94.5 90.0-97.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 780 110 16.7 12.7-21.7 670 83.3 78.3-87.3
No 887 28 4.8 2.7- 8.2 859 95.2 91.8-97.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 302 24 5.7 3.5- 9.0 278 94.3 91.0-96.5
Non-Veteran 1,255 100 10.5 7.8-14.0 1,155 89.5 86.0-92.2

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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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