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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivors-WHITES

Have you EVER been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you had cancer?

(Also see CDC - Optional Module:Cancer Survivorship)

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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
-WHITES 10,030 1,684 12.2 11.4-13.1 8,346 87.8 86.9-88.6
GENDER
Male 3,765 593 10.4 9.2-11.7 3,172 89.6 88.3-90.8
Female 6,265 1,091 13.8 12.7-15.1 5,174 86.2 84.9-87.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 124 20 12.5 6.2-23.5 104 87.5 76.5-93.8
Non-Hispanic 9,890 1,661 12.2 11.4-13.1 8,229 87.8 86.9-88.6
AGE
18-44 2,457 115 3.5 2.7- 4.5 2,342 96.5 95.5-97.3
45-54 1,908 202 10.1 8.5-12.1 1,706 89.9 87.9-91.5
55-64 2,160 347 17.0 14.7-19.5 1,813 83.0 80.5-85.3
65+ 3,430 1,007 29.9 27.7-32.3 2,423 70.1 67.7-72.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,076 216 13.2 10.5-16.5 860 86.8 83.5-89.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,897 475 12.6 11.0-14.4 2,422 87.4 85.6-89.0
Some Post-H.S. 2,610 426 10.9 9.4-12.6 2,184 89.1 87.4-90.6
College Graduate 3,438 565 12.6 11.3-14.1 2,873 87.4 85.9-88.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 884 181 13.2 10.4-16.6 703 86.8 83.4-89.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,430 276 14.9 12.4-17.9 1,154 85.1 82.1-87.6
$25,000- 34,999 1,011 188 13.7 10.8-17.3 823 86.3 82.7-89.2
$35,000- 49,999 1,362 225 12.7 10.5-15.3 1,137 87.3 84.7-89.5
$50,000- 74,999 1,476 211 11.1 9.3-13.2 1,265 88.9 86.8-90.7
$75,000+ 2,386 322 9.9 8.5-11.4 2,064 90.1 88.6-91.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,481 778 16.8 15.1-18.6 2,703 83.2 81.4-84.9
No 6,361 873 10.4 9.4-11.4 5,488 89.6 88.6-90.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,351 301 17.9 15.3-20.8 1,050 82.1 79.2-84.7
Non-Veteran 7,837 1,262 11.6 10.7-12.6 6,575 88.4 87.4-89.3

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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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