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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivorship-WHITES

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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
-WHITES 1,662 155 8.4 6.9-10.3 1,507 91.6 89.7-93.1
GENDER
Male 586 56 7.8 5.6-10.7 530 92.2 89.3-94.4
Female 1,076 99 8.9 6.8-11.5 977 91.1 88.5-93.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 20 0 0.0 . - . 20 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,640 155 8.6 7.0-10.6 1,485 91.4 89.4-93.0
AGE
18-44 115 8 7.6 3.5-16.0 107 92.4 84.0-96.5
45-54 200 16 7.8 4.6-13.1 184 92.2 86.9-95.4
55-64 345 36 8.6 5.4-13.6 309 91.4 86.4-94.6
65+ 990 94 8.7 6.8-11.2 896 91.3 88.8-93.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 211 27 12.3 7.5-19.6 184 87.7 80.4-92.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 469 41 7.9 5.3-11.6 428 92.1 88.4-94.7
Some Post-H.S. 421 40 9.9 6.4-15.0 381 90.1 85.0-93.6
College Graduate 559 46 6.7 4.7- 9.3 513 93.3 90.7-95.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 178 16 10.8 5.4-20.7 162 89.2 79.3-94.6
$15,000- 24,999 275 32 15.0 9.5-22.8 243 85.0 77.2-90.5
$25,000- 34,999 186 21 9.0 5.2-15.2 165 91.0 84.8-94.8
$35,000- 49,999 225 18 8.0 4.2-14.7 207 92.0 85.3-95.8
$50,000- 74,999 210 12 4.2 2.2- 7.7 198 95.8 92.3-97.8
$75,000+ 319 30 8.0 5.2-12.0 289 92.0 88.0-94.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 770 94 13.5 10.4-17.4 676 86.5 82.6-89.6
No 868 60 5.2 3.8- 7.1 808 94.8 92.9-96.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 296 28 8.3 5.3-12.6 268 91.7 87.4-94.7
Non-Veteran 1,247 116 8.4 6.6-10.7 1,131 91.6 89.3-93.4

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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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