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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivors-FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than age 35 Age 35 to 55 Age 55 to 65 Age 65 to 75 Age 75 and older
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,811 263 17.4 14.7-20.5 601 37.2 33.8-40.8 443 22.9 20.1-26.1 343 14.5 12.4-16.8 161 7.9 6.3-10.0
-FEMALES 1,176 216 21.9 18.3-26.0 423 40.3 36.0-44.7 238 16.9 13.8-20.5 195 12.8 10.3-15.8 104 8.0 6.1-10.5
RACE
White 1,032 185 22.5 18.6-27.0 368 40.1 35.6-44.7 210 16.2 13.4-19.4 174 12.9 10.4-15.9 95 8.4 6.3-11.0
African American 100 17 17.8 9.3-31.2 38 39.9 27.0-54.4 21 16.9 8.1-31.9 16 16.4 7.2-33.1 8 9.0 3.7-20.4
Other Minorities 41 13 22.1 9.4-43.9 15 43.3 19.4-70.8 7 30.3 8.6-66.6 5 3.6 1.2-10.1 1 0.8 0.1- 5.8
AGE
18-44 112 81 69.6 55.9-80.5 31 30.4 19.5-44.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 169 47 21.1 14.5-29.6 122 78.9 70.4-85.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 253 41 16.9 10.6-26.0 135 50.4 41.4-59.3 77 32.7 24.6-42.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
65+ 633 47 6.8 4.7- 9.7 131 18.9 15.1-23.4 159 24.2 18.9-30.4 193 31.1 25.6-37.2 103 19.0 14.7-24.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 146 22 23.3 12.1-40.1 44 34.9 22.6-49.6 33 17.3 10.2-27.8 30 15.6 9.3-25.0 17 8.9 3.9-19.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 358 62 21.6 15.0-30.2 110 37.0 29.3-45.4 71 14.8 10.1-21.2 73 16.4 11.5-22.9 42 10.2 6.6-15.4
Some Post-H.S. 313 69 23.6 18.0-30.2 105 33.4 26.7-40.7 65 20.6 15.1-27.4 50 14.5 9.0-22.6 24 8.0 4.6-13.4
College Graduate 357 62 20.7 15.2-27.5 163 49.9 42.1-57.7 69 16.4 10.7-24.1 42 7.3 5.0-10.7 21 5.8 3.3-10.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 180 37 18.5 12.2-27.2 54 36.7 25.2-49.8 33 12.6 7.2-21.0 32 17.3 8.5-31.8 24 15.0 8.2-25.7
$15,000- 24,999 214 34 22.7 14.9-33.1 67 33.5 24.4-43.9 55 19.2 12.7-27.9 36 14.2 9.0-21.8 22 10.4 6.2-17.1
$25,000- 34,999 133 27 22.9 11.6-40.4 39 31.4 18.8-47.4 31 24.4 12.3-42.5 27 17.0 9.6-28.1 9 4.4 1.7-10.9
$35,000- 49,999 145 21 16.6 9.9-26.7 56 44.3 32.8-56.5 29 16.1 10.4-24.2 33 20.3 11.9-32.5 6 2.6 1.1- 6.3
$50,000- 74,999 148 35 23.9 15.4-35.0 56 39.9 29.8-50.9 34 20.9 13.6-30.7 16 9.0 4.5-17.1 7 6.4 2.2-17.2
$75,000+ 170 35 22.7 15.6-31.7 95 62.6 53.0-71.3 25 8.7 5.4-13.6 13 5.3 2.5-10.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 574 94 19.4 14.3-25.8 189 39.4 33.0-46.1 113 15.3 11.4-20.2 121 16.1 12.1-21.1 57 9.8 6.8-14.0
No 587 118 24.0 19.2-29.6 230 40.9 35.2-47.0 123 18.3 13.9-23.8 72 10.2 7.3-14.2 44 6.5 4.3- 9.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 26 10 35.3 17.0-59.4 7 22.2 9.3-44.2 6 35.7 15.9-62.0 2 2.9 0.7-11.5 1 3.9 0.5-23.5
Non-Veteran 1,053 182 21.5 17.7-25.9 391 41.7 37.1-46.4 207 15.6 12.8-18.9 183 13.5 10.8-16.8 90 7.7 5.7-10.2

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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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