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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Injury & Treatment

Have you ever been treated for any kind of injury in a private doctor's office or in an urgent care clinic?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, within the past 12 months Yes, more than 12 months ago No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,436 517 9.7 8.4-11.2 2,170 40.4 38.2-42.6 2,749 49.9 47.6-52.2
GENDER
Male 2,066 198 9.6 7.6-12.1 1,016 48.5 44.8-52.2 852 41.9 38.2-45.7
Female 3,370 319 9.8 8.3-11.6 1,154 33.0 30.5-35.5 1,897 57.2 54.5-59.9
RACE
White 4,380 433 10.7 9.1-12.6 1,888 46.0 43.5-48.5 2,059 43.3 40.9-45.8
African American 707 57 8.3 5.9-11.5 197 27.8 23.0-33.2 453 63.9 58.3-69.1
Asian 43 1 1.4 0.2- 9.8 9 28.9 12.9-52.8 33 69.6 46.2-85.9
Native American 124 17 17.8 8.1-34.6 36 23.2 14.7-34.5 71 59.0 44.8-71.9
Other Minorities 158 8 2.2 0.9- 5.2 34 23.0 13.3-36.8 116 74.8 61.2-84.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 174 6 2.6 0.8- 8.1 34 25.5 15.7-38.6 134 71.9 58.9-82.0
-English Speaking 93 4 4.7 0.9-20.5 29 52.1 36.3-67.6 60 43.1 29.0-58.5
-Spanish Speaking 81 2 1.3 0.3- 5.6 5 10.4 3.0-30.5 74 88.2 69.3-96.1
Non-Hispanic 5,249 510 10.3 8.9-11.9 2,134 41.6 39.4-43.8 2,605 48.1 45.9-50.4
AGE
18-24 169 20 11.8 6.3-21.1 58 31.7 22.9-42.1 91 56.5 45.7-66.6
25-34 490 54 11.0 7.5-15.8 218 45.3 39.0-51.8 218 43.7 37.3-50.3
35-44 787 80 10.3 7.7-13.7 342 41.1 36.2-46.2 365 48.6 43.4-53.8
45-54 1,002 109 8.5 6.7-10.9 460 45.4 41.1-49.8 433 46.1 41.6-50.5
55-64 1,213 114 9.6 7.6-12.1 494 41.3 37.4-45.3 605 49.1 45.1-53.1
65-74 970 74 7.7 5.5-10.6 353 36.8 32.5-41.4 543 55.4 50.8-60.0
75+ 753 62 8.1 5.8-11.2 224 29.0 24.3-34.1 467 62.9 57.6-67.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 672 50 6.3 4.2- 9.3 165 23.2 17.5-30.0 457 70.5 63.4-76.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,562 141 9.8 7.3-12.9 551 35.2 31.1-39.4 870 55.1 50.7-59.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,388 126 10.6 7.8-14.4 580 41.9 37.7-46.3 682 47.5 43.1-51.9
College Graduate 1,807 199 10.2 8.5-12.3 874 50.9 47.4-54.3 734 38.9 35.6-42.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 615 45 4.3 2.8- 6.5 177 27.5 21.5-34.5 393 68.2 61.1-74.5
$15,000- 24,999 884 86 11.1 8.1-14.9 302 31.5 26.1-37.5 496 57.4 51.2-63.4
$25,000- 34,999 528 57 10.3 5.8-17.4 187 40.1 32.5-48.1 284 49.7 42.0-57.3
$35,000- 49,999 684 56 8.7 5.5-13.5 307 49.4 43.5-55.4 321 41.8 36.2-47.7
$50,000-74,999 791 81 10.2 7.2-14.3 356 44.0 38.5-49.8 354 45.7 40.2-51.4
$75,000+ 1,202 125 11.7 8.8-15.4 628 51.0 46.6-55.4 449 37.3 33.1-41.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,923 232 13.0 10.3-16.2 752 39.4 35.7-43.3 939 47.6 43.7-51.6
No 3,482 283 8.4 7.0-10.0 1,411 41.0 38.3-43.7 1,788 50.7 47.9-53.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 782 76 10.2 7.4-13.8 367 47.6 42.1-53.2 339 42.2 36.8-47.8
Non-Veteran 4,649 440 9.7 8.3-11.3 1,802 39.5 37.1-41.9 2,407 50.8 48.3-53.3

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Does not include injuries treated in a hospital or referred to a hospital for further treatment.

^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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