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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivors-WHITES

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  Total
Respond.^
Only one Two Three or more
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,896 1,605 85.2 82.5-87.4 234 12.1 10.0-14.5 57 2.8 1.8- 4.1
-WHITES 1,678 1,404 83.7 80.8-86.3 220 13.2 10.9-15.9 54 3.1 2.0- 4.7
GENDER
Male 590 498 85.7 81.2-89.3 69 10.8 7.7-14.8 23 3.5 1.8- 6.6
Female 1,088 906 82.4 78.4-85.8 151 14.9 11.7-18.7 31 2.8 1.6- 4.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 20 18 96.6 82.1-99.4 2 3.4 0.6-17.9 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,655 1,383 83.4 80.4-86.1 218 13.4 11.1-16.2 54 3.1 2.0- 4.8
AGE
18-44 115 106 88.5 73.2-95.6 8 9.8 3.3-25.7 1 1.7 0.2-11.0
45-54 200 172 84.8 76.0-90.8 23 11.9 6.9-19.7 5 3.3 0.9-12.0
55-64 346 291 84.6 78.5-89.2 41 10.8 7.3-15.7 14 4.6 2.1-10.0
65+ 1,004 822 81.4 77.6-84.8 148 15.9 12.8-19.7 34 2.6 1.7- 4.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 215 183 84.3 74.2-91.0 23 13.9 7.5-24.3 9 1.8 0.9- 3.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 473 409 85.5 78.7-90.3 50 12.0 7.5-18.7 14 2.5 1.1- 5.7
Some Post-H.S. 423 355 82.5 76.3-87.3 54 14.1 9.7-20.0 14 3.4 1.7- 6.7
College Graduate 565 456 83.1 78.4-86.9 92 13.3 10.2-17.2 17 3.6 1.7- 7.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 181 150 86.8 78.9-92.1 25 11.8 6.7-19.7 6 1.5 0.6- 3.4
$15,000- 24,999 276 238 89.6 83.7-93.5 28 7.6 4.3-13.2 10 2.8 1.2- 6.1
$25,000- 34,999 188 153 72.3 57.9-83.2 30 25.8 15.0-40.7 5 1.9 0.7- 4.7
$35,000- 49,999 225 190 80.9 70.8-88.2 26 14.0 7.9-23.6 9 5.1 1.9-12.8
$50,000- 74,999 210 169 79.5 70.8-86.1 34 16.2 10.6-24.0 7 4.3 1.4-12.4
$75,000+ 321 266 86.4 81.1-90.4 46 10.3 7.3-14.4 9 3.3 1.2- 8.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 775 610 76.7 71.4-81.3 130 19.2 14.9-24.4 35 4.1 2.4- 6.8
No 871 766 88.5 85.1-91.2 86 9.0 6.7-12.1 19 2.5 1.2- 4.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 299 232 79.1 71.5-85.1 53 17.3 11.8-24.8 14 3.6 1.7- 7.6
Non-Veteran 1,259 1,073 85.0 81.6-87.9 147 11.9 9.4-15.1 39 3.0 1.8- 5.1

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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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