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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivorship-MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,661 1,153 69.8 66.3-73.1 508 30.2 26.9-33.7
-MALES 574 397 73.1 67.8-77.7 177 26.9 22.3-32.2
RACE
White 517 356 71.0 65.4-76.0 161 29.0 24.0-34.6
African American 33 26 92.5 80.0-97.5 7 7.5 2.5-20.0
Other Minorities 22 14 70.3 45.9-86.9 8 29.7 13.1-54.1
AGE
18-44 18 13 86.9 66.0-95.8 5 13.1 4.2-34.0
45-54 55 44 81.8 67.0-90.9 11 18.2 9.1-33.0
55-64 132 94 75.3 65.1-83.3 38 24.7 16.7-34.9
65+ 367 244 67.0 59.8-73.4 123 33.0 26.6-40.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 80 50 64.6 49.1-77.6 30 35.4 22.4-50.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 143 96 68.9 56.3-79.2 47 31.1 20.8-43.7
Some Post-H.S. 133 89 74.2 63.2-82.8 44 25.8 17.2-36.8
College Graduate 218 162 77.4 70.1-83.4 56 22.6 16.6-29.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 41 24 57.9 37.9-75.6 17 42.1 24.4-62.1
$15,000- 24,999 79 54 64.9 45.8-80.2 25 35.1 19.8-54.2
$25,000- 34,999 71 44 67.6 52.4-79.9 27 32.4 20.1-47.6
$35,000- 49,999 78 52 65.8 49.8-78.8 26 34.2 21.2-50.2
$50,000- 74,999 80 57 80.3 66.9-89.1 23 19.7 10.9-33.1
$75,000+ 145 109 77.1 68.0-84.2 36 22.9 15.8-32.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 242 163 70.2 61.3-77.8 79 29.8 22.2-38.7
No 320 228 74.3 67.6-80.0 92 25.7 20.0-32.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 273 187 69.7 61.9-76.6 86 30.3 23.4-38.1
Non-Veteran 261 180 75.8 68.3-82.0 81 24.2 18.0-31.7

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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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