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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivors-MALES

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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
-MALES 635 47 10.6 7.1-15.7 178 32.5 27.0-38.6 205 32.0 26.8-37.7 148 17.0 13.7-20.9 57 7.8 5.1-11.8
RACE
White 567 42 9.6 6.4-14.1 161 33.2 27.7-39.2 176 31.2 25.8-37.2 133 17.5 14.0-21.7 55 8.5 5.5-12.9
African American 40 2 17.0 3.3-55.2 9 30.4 9.6-64.1 18 38.2 18.3-63.2 11 14.3 5.5-32.4 0 0.0 . - .
Other Minorities 25 3 19.4 5.4-50.4 8 24.2 10.3-47.0 10 31.7 14.4-56.0 3 11.3 3.5-31.0 1 13.4 2.0-53.9
AGE
18-44 21 12 43.5 19.5-71.0 9 56.5 29.0-80.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 60 11 22.9 10.9-41.8 49 77.1 58.2-89.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 145 11 8.9 4.0-18.6 50 29.4 20.7-39.9 84 61.7 50.4-71.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
65+ 408 13 2.6 1.2- 5.7 69 20.1 14.5-27.2 121 28.5 23.0-34.8 148 33.4 27.4-39.9 57 15.4 10.3-22.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 90 3 1.9 0.6- 6.0 12 12.4 6.2-23.1 25 29.8 19.2-43.2 35 41.9 28.8-56.3 15 14.0 7.0-25.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 159 16 15.0 6.8-29.7 44 36.5 23.9-51.3 49 30.8 20.6-43.3 38 13.0 8.5-19.3 12 4.7 2.5- 8.8
Some Post-H.S. 147 8 8.1 3.2-18.9 45 34.2 23.9-46.3 53 38.0 26.4-51.3 29 10.9 6.9-16.7 12 8.8 3.0-23.0
College Graduate 239 20 12.1 7.0-20.1 77 34.5 26.6-43.3 78 29.2 22.5-37.0 46 16.8 11.7-23.6 18 7.5 3.9-13.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 42 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0 16 37.6 21.6-56.7 10 31.5 16.0-52.6 13 27.7 13.6-48.2 2 2.5 0.6-10.1
$15,000- 24,999 90 11 23.5 9.5-47.4 16 14.5 6.9-28.0 32 28.4 16.8-43.8 23 20.5 11.3-34.3 8 13.0 3.6-37.7
$25,000- 34,999 74 4 3.3 1.0-10.6 19 31.0 18.2-47.7 22 32.0 17.3-51.2 19 20.4 11.3-34.0 10 13.3 5.9-27.3
$35,000- 49,999 93 6 8.8 3.2-22.2 26 28.1 16.4-43.9 33 43.1 29.1-58.4 21 13.2 7.7-21.8 7 6.7 2.4-17.4
$50,000- 74,999 85 7 8.0 3.1-18.9 27 41.4 24.6-60.5 26 26.8 15.6-42.1 18 16.9 8.8-29.9 7 6.9 2.5-17.8
$75,000+ 164 17 15.2 8.7-25.0 55 40.1 30.7-50.3 60 31.5 23.5-40.8 24 10.9 6.9-17.0 8 2.3 1.1- 4.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 282 21 6.0 3.2-10.8 76 34.6 25.4-45.1 93 34.4 26.5-43.3 59 15.3 10.9-21.0 33 9.7 6.2-15.0
No 337 24 11.5 7.2-17.8 98 32.5 25.8-40.0 110 32.0 25.1-39.7 85 18.4 13.9-23.9 20 5.7 2.5-12.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 300 16 9.3 5.0-16.6 70 24.2 17.9-31.9 89 28.6 22.3-35.9 85 22.2 16.9-28.5 40 15.7 9.8-24.3
Non-Veteran 286 29 12.8 7.4-21.1 96 40.5 31.8-49.8 99 33.1 25.2-42.1 48 11.7 7.9-16.8 14 2.0 1.1- 3.7

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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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