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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivors-MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,615 1,906 10.3 9.6-11.0 10,709 89.7 89.0-90.4
-MALES 4,705 663 8.3 7.4- 9.4 4,042 91.7 90.6-92.6
RACE
White 3,765 593 10.4 9.2-11.7 3,172 89.6 88.3-90.8
African American 564 41 4.9 2.8- 8.2 523 95.1 91.8-97.2
Other Minorities 331 25 2.2 1.3- 3.7 306 97.8 96.3-98.7
AGE
18-44 1,259 21 1.6 0.9- 2.8 1,238 98.4 97.2-99.1
45-54 981 62 4.7 3.5- 6.4 919 95.3 93.6-96.5
55-64 1,052 148 15.1 12.1-18.6 904 84.9 81.4-87.9
65+ 1,391 430 30.1 26.7-33.7 961 69.9 66.3-73.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 637 101 6.4 4.8- 8.6 536 93.6 91.4-95.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,365 164 7.2 5.5- 9.4 1,201 92.8 90.6-94.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,122 152 8.8 6.8-11.3 970 91.2 88.7-93.2
College Graduate 1,573 246 10.0 8.4-11.8 1,327 90.0 88.2-91.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 393 46 5.2 3.4- 7.8 347 94.8 92.2-96.6
$15,000- 24,999 686 95 8.2 5.7-11.6 591 91.8 88.4-94.3
$25,000- 34,999 481 76 9.0 6.4-12.7 405 91.0 87.3-93.6
$35,000- 49,999 614 98 12.0 9.0-15.8 516 88.0 84.2-91.0
$50,000- 74,999 698 86 8.4 5.9-11.7 612 91.6 88.3-94.1
$75,000+ 1,279 164 7.5 6.1- 9.2 1,115 92.5 90.8-93.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,595 300 11.6 9.6-13.9 1,295 88.4 86.1-90.4
No 2,997 346 7.1 6.1- 8.3 2,651 92.9 91.7-93.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,464 316 15.7 13.4-18.3 1,148 84.3 81.7-86.6
Non-Veteran 2,858 298 6.2 5.1- 7.4 2,560 93.8 92.6-94.9

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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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