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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivorship

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%)
TOTAL 1,570 622 38.7 34.9-42.5 948 61.3 57.5-65.1
GENDER
Male 536 212 43.5 37.0-50.2 324 56.5 49.8-63.0
Female 1,034 410 35.6 31.3-40.1 624 64.4 59.9-68.7
RACE
White 1,384 534 36.2 32.5-40.0 850 63.8 60.0-67.5
African American 120 63 54.4 39.5-68.6 57 45.6 31.4-60.5
Asian 3 1 26.0 3.1-79.6 2 74.0 20.4-96.9
Native American 38 14 28.2 13.1-50.6 24 71.8 49.4-86.9
Other Minorities 20 8 71.9 42.0-90.1 12 28.1 9.9-58.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 26 10 31.0 12.4-58.8 16 69.0 41.2-87.6
-English Speaking 23 9 27.4 9.8-56.6 14 72.6 43.4-90.2
-Spanish Speaking 3 1 68.1 16.1-96.0 2 31.9 4.0-83.9
Non-Hispanic 1,542 612 38.9 35.1-42.8 930 61.1 57.2-64.9
AGE
18-24 3 0 0.0 . - . 3 100 . - .
25-34 36 11 18.2 8.8-33.9 25 81.8 66.1-91.2
35-44 78 28 49.0 31.7-66.4 50 51.0 33.6-68.3
45-54 209 90 41.0 32.3-50.2 119 59.0 49.8-67.7
55-64 334 148 41.9 34.3-49.8 186 58.1 50.2-65.7
65-74 466 177 33.8 28.3-39.9 289 66.2 60.1-71.7
75+ 433 162 38.6 31.3-46.6 271 61.4 53.4-68.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 203 66 35.9 25.8-47.4 137 64.1 52.6-74.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 453 160 31.9 24.9-39.9 293 68.1 60.1-75.1
Some Post-H.S. 388 159 38.7 31.7-46.2 229 61.3 53.8-68.3
College Graduate 525 236 44.7 38.6-51.0 289 55.3 49.0-61.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 189 77 39.9 29.2-51.8 112 60.1 48.2-70.8
$15,000- 24,999 258 94 37.0 27.1-48.0 164 63.0 52.0-72.9
$25,000- 34,999 175 64 38.7 26.6-52.3 111 61.3 47.7-73.4
$35,000- 49,999 214 75 31.2 23.3-40.5 139 68.8 59.5-76.7
$50,000-74,999 204 82 40.8 30.5-52.0 122 59.2 48.0-69.5
$75,000+ 290 134 45.1 37.6-52.8 156 54.9 47.2-62.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 718 286 40.0 34.2-46.0 432 60.0 54.0-65.8
No 829 328 37.4 32.6-42.4 501 62.6 57.6-67.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 283 120 41.9 33.9-50.3 163 58.1 49.7-66.1
Non-Veteran 1,169 445 36.6 32.3-41.1 724 63.4 58.9-67.7

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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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