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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Cancer Survivors

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
-Onslow County 368 53 12.6 9.3-17.0 315 87.4 83.0-90.7
GENDER
Male 118 18 10.7 6.2-17.8 100 89.3 82.2-93.8
Female 250 35 13.9 9.6-19.8 215 86.1 80.2-90.4
RACE
White 296 45 12.9 9.3-17.6 251 87.1 82.4-90.7
Other 70 7 11.3 4.8-24.4 63 88.7 75.6-95.2
AGE
18-44 120 10 7.5 3.8-14.2 110 92.5 85.8-96.2
45+ 246 43 18.2 13.2-24.6 203 81.8 75.4-86.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 149 19 9.2 5.4-15.0 130 90.8 85.0-94.6
Some College + 218 34 14.9 10.2-21.3 184 85.1 78.7-89.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 26 12.3 7.8-19.0 168 87.7 81.0-92.2
$50,000+ 128 18 13.2 8.1-20.8 110 86.8 79.2-91.9

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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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