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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cancer Survivors-WHITES

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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
-WHITES 1,599 227 17.3 14.5-20.5 529 37.3 33.8-40.9 386 22.3 19.4-25.4 307 14.8 12.7-17.2 150 8.4 6.6-10.7
GENDER
Male 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
Female 1,032 185 22.5 18.6-27.0 368 40.1 35.6-44.7 210 16.2 13.4-19.4 174 12.9 10.4-15.9 95 8.4 6.3-11.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 5 27.2 8.5-60.0 6 15.8 4.4-43.3 3 9.5 2.4-30.9 3 20.6 4.1-61.4 1 27.0 4.4-74.6
Non-Hispanic 1,579 222 17.1 14.3-20.3 523 37.8 34.2-41.5 383 22.6 19.6-25.8 303 14.6 12.6-17.0 148 8.0 6.4- 9.9
AGE
18-44 115 79 62.3 49.0-74.0 36 37.7 26.0-51.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45-54 196 51 22.0 15.6-30.1 145 78.0 69.9-84.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
55-64 340 41 13.1 8.2-20.2 159 41.3 34.0-48.9 140 45.7 37.8-53.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
65+ 939 56 5.3 3.7- 7.4 184 20.5 16.8-24.9 244 24.3 20.7-28.3 305 31.7 27.6-36.2 150 18.1 14.4-22.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 194 19 13.0 5.8-26.6 44 27.5 17.9-39.8 46 20.6 13.9-29.5 57 27.0 18.8-37.2 28 11.8 6.6-20.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 449 71 20.5 14.8-27.8 131 34.5 28.0-41.7 100 19.1 14.3-24.9 98 17.1 12.8-22.6 49 8.8 6.0-12.7
Some Post-H.S. 406 64 15.9 11.5-21.7 131 33.5 27.1-40.7 108 30.3 23.4-38.3 68 11.0 8.0-15.0 35 9.2 5.1-15.9
College Graduate 548 72 17.0 12.8-22.2 222 44.5 38.7-50.5 132 19.8 15.9-24.2 84 12.1 9.1-15.8 38 6.6 4.3-10.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 167 30 15.8 10.2-23.7 50 36.4 25.0-49.5 32 14.2 8.3-23.3 36 19.5 11.9-30.2 19 14.1 7.2-25.8
$15,000- 24,999 265 36 17.3 11.1-26.0 70 26.9 19.2-36.2 77 24.9 18.0-33.5 52 17.2 11.7-24.6 30 13.7 7.4-24.1
$25,000- 34,999 182 25 16.9 8.1-31.9 50 27.1 18.3-38.2 47 25.2 16.2-36.8 41 21.1 13.9-30.7 19 9.7 5.2-17.3
$35,000- 49,999 213 26 13.6 8.3-21.4 75 38.7 29.2-49.1 51 27.1 18.9-37.2 49 17.4 11.3-25.7 12 3.3 1.8- 6.1
$50,000- 74,999 208 39 19.7 13.1-28.4 69 35.9 27.8-45.0 53 22.2 15.9-30.0 33 14.4 9.2-21.9 14 7.8 3.8-15.6
$75,000+ 317 48 19.2 14.0-25.8 144 51.8 44.6-58.9 79 19.2 14.7-24.6 36 8.2 5.5-12.1 10 1.6 0.8- 3.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 730 98 15.5 11.4-20.7 220 36.0 30.7-41.6 173 21.6 17.5-26.2 158 16.6 13.4-20.3 81 10.4 7.8-13.8
No 841 125 18.6 14.9-23.0 302 38.4 33.7-43.3 209 22.9 19.0-27.3 143 13.6 10.8-16.9 62 6.5 4.3- 9.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 286 19 8.9 4.7-16.2 68 25.7 19.0-33.7 84 29.6 23.0-37.2 76 20.3 15.1-26.7 39 15.5 9.5-24.3
Non-Veteran 1,195 186 19.3 15.9-23.2 432 41.0 36.8-45.3 272 20.2 16.9-23.9 207 13.1 10.8-15.8 98 6.5 4.9- 8.6

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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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