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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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  Total
Respond.^
Breast Female reproductive* Male reproductive* Skin Other*
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,855 339 17.5 15.1-20.3 223 12.2 10.0-14.8 183 9.8 8.1-11.9 685 36.7 33.4-40.2 425 23.7 20.7-27.0
GENDER
Male 644 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 183 24.8 20.5-29.6 285 45.4 39.6-51.3 176 29.8 24.4-35.8
Female 1,211 339 29.1 25.3-33.2 223 20.2 16.7-24.2 0 0.0 . - . 400 31.0 27.2-35.1 249 19.7 16.5-23.4
RACE
White 1,646 276 15.8 13.4-18.5 187 11.6 9.3-14.3 157 9.7 7.9-11.8 666 41.5 38.0-45.2 360 21.4 18.7-24.5
African American 139 52 34.4 23.1-47.7 22 15.6 8.3-27.4 18 11.5 5.8-21.4 0 0.0 . - . 47 38.5 25.4-53.5
Asian 2 1 55.0 7.1-95.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 45.0 4.9-92.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Native American 41 6 14.1 4.6-35.9 9 16.6 6.0-38.4 4 4.0 1.3-11.8 10 24.5 10.4-47.6 12 40.7 17.2-69.4
Other Minorities 22 2 2.0 0.4- 8.9 4 16.4 4.5-44.5 2 9.3 1.9-35.0 8 44.0 14.9-77.8 6 28.4 9.9-59.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 29 4 20.2 5.8-50.9 7 18.3 6.1-43.4 3 10.1 2.8-30.4 6 24.7 6.0-62.8 9 26.7 11.1-51.5
-English Speaking 26 4 21.8 6.2-54.0 5 17.1 5.0-44.9 2 5.3 1.2-20.5 6 26.8 6.6-65.6 9 29.0 11.8-55.3
-Spanish Speaking 3 0 0.0 . - . 2 31.9 4.0-83.9 1 68.1 16.1-96.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,822 334 17.5 15.0-20.2 216 12.0 9.8-14.7 179 9.8 8.0-11.8 677 37.0 33.7-40.5 416 23.7 20.7-27.0
AGE
18-24 3 0 0.0 . - . 1 69.5 16.5-96.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 30.5 3.7-83.5 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 38 0 0.0 . - . 20 52.4 32.7-71.4 0 0.0 . - . 10 24.0 11.7-43.1 8 23.6 11.0-43.4
35-44 88 16 12.1 6.6-21.1 28 22.8 12.4-38.2 2 1.9 0.5- 7.6 31 35.5 22.2-51.4 11 27.6 13.6-48.0
45-54 230 37 19.9 13.5-28.5 48 17.5 11.9-25.0 5 1.6 0.6- 4.4 83 34.1 26.7-42.3 57 26.9 19.3-36.2
55-64 397 68 17.0 12.2-23.0 44 8.2 5.1-13.0 33 11.8 7.6-17.8 163 41.5 34.4-48.9 89 21.6 16.3-28.1
65-74 553 105 16.3 12.5-21.1 48 8.4 5.8-11.9 70 14.2 10.8-18.6 191 33.3 27.9-39.3 139 27.8 22.7-33.5
75+ 532 108 22.5 17.1-29.0 33 4.5 2.9- 6.9 72 14.5 10.7-19.3 201 40.3 33.5-47.5 118 18.3 14.3-23.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 245 35 14.6 9.3-22.1 36 20.0 11.8-31.8 38 15.9 10.5-23.5 68 22.3 15.7-30.7 68 27.1 19.2-36.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 530 100 18.4 13.7-24.1 71 15.1 10.3-21.5 45 7.8 5.0-11.9 193 30.7 25.1-36.9 121 28.1 21.5-35.8
Some Post-H.S. 472 96 19.5 14.6-25.6 74 13.6 10.3-17.9 39 8.6 5.9-12.3 156 36.8 30.0-44.2 107 21.5 16.7-27.2
College Graduate 607 108 16.4 12.7-21.0 42 6.2 4.2- 9.1 61 10.6 7.6-14.4 268 46.5 40.8-52.3 128 20.3 16.2-25.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 230 42 25.5 16.2-37.8 47 19.8 13.7-27.7 15 7.1 3.6-13.6 59 22.8 15.8-31.6 67 24.9 16.8-35.2
$15,000- 24,999 310 59 16.9 11.5-24.1 49 18.2 12.1-26.5 26 7.3 4.6-11.4 98 27.7 20.2-36.6 78 29.9 21.6-39.8
$25,000- 34,999 206 34 12.1 7.4-19.2 31 18.0 9.7-31.1 21 11.0 6.4-18.3 76 34.8 24.1-47.3 44 24.0 15.6-35.1
$35,000- 49,999 247 47 23.0 15.7-32.4 24 6.9 4.2-11.1 29 9.9 6.0-16.0 96 40.4 31.7-49.7 51 19.8 13.5-28.0
$50,000-74,999 234 42 17.1 11.5-24.8 26 10.5 6.4-16.9 26 12.2 7.3-19.6 93 34.5 26.6-43.4 47 25.6 16.7-37.3
$75,000+ 335 49 13.5 9.5-18.9 21 5.2 3.1- 8.6 37 11.1 7.4-16.4 159 50.2 43.1-57.2 69 20.0 15.0-26.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 883 164 20.0 16.0-24.7 107 14.8 11.0-19.7 80 9.4 7.0-12.5 288 28.8 24.5-33.5 244 27.1 22.4-32.3
No 937 170 15.7 12.8-19.1 113 10.3 8.0-13.3 97 9.9 7.6-12.7 389 43.8 39.1-48.6 168 20.3 16.8-24.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 328 5 0.5 0.2- 1.4 3 0.5 0.1- 2.0 97 27.8 21.7-34.8 139 45.9 38.2-53.7 84 25.3 19.4-32.2
Non-Veteran 1,379 300 21.5 18.4-25.0 202 15.0 12.2-18.3 71 5.5 4.0- 7.5 500 34.8 31.0-38.7 306 23.3 19.7-27.3

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Female reproductive cancer includes cervical cancer, cancer of the uterus, and ovarian cancer.
Male reproductive cancer includes prostate and testicular cancer.
See 2009 questionnaire for other types of cancer listed.

^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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