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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivorship-MALES

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By treatment, we mean surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, or chemotherapy drugs.

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,880 175 8.5 6.9-10.4 1,705 91.5 89.6-93.1
-MALES 655 66 8.1 6.0-10.9 589 91.9 89.1-94.0
RACE
White 586 56 7.8 5.6-10.7 530 92.2 89.3-94.4
African American 40 7 11.1 4.1-26.4 33 88.9 73.6-95.9
Other Minorities 25 2 6.5 1.3-27.4 23 93.5 72.6-98.7
AGE
18-44 21 3 10.6 2.8-32.6 18 89.4 67.4-97.2
45-54 62 6 7.2 2.8-17.5 56 92.8 82.5-97.2
55-64 148 13 6.6 3.4-12.3 135 93.4 87.7-96.6
65+ 422 44 8.7 6.2-12.2 378 91.3 87.8-93.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 99 16 18.8 10.7-30.8 83 81.2 69.2-89.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 162 15 6.9 3.7-12.5 147 93.1 87.5-96.3
Some Post-H.S. 151 17 9.9 5.4-17.5 134 90.1 82.5-94.6
College Graduate 243 18 4.3 2.5- 7.4 225 95.7 92.6-97.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 45 4 6.8 2.2-19.6 41 93.2 80.4-97.8
$15,000- 24,999 95 14 12.9 6.8-23.2 81 87.1 76.8-93.2
$25,000- 34,999 76 5 5.1 1.7-14.1 71 94.9 85.9-98.3
$35,000- 49,999 98 15 13.8 6.9-25.7 83 86.2 74.3-93.1
$50,000- 74,999 86 5 3.8 1.3-10.6 81 96.2 89.4-98.7
$75,000+ 162 15 7.7 4.3-13.3 147 92.3 86.7-95.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 298 45 15.0 10.4-21.1 253 85.0 78.9-89.6
No 344 20 3.7 2.2- 6.2 324 96.3 93.8-97.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 311 31 8.6 5.7-12.9 280 91.4 87.1-94.3
Non-Veteran 295 28 7.2 4.4-11.5 267 92.8 88.5-95.6

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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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