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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you had skin cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,508 1,210 6.6 6.1- 7.3 10,298 93.4 92.7-93.9
-Eastern NC 3,129 264 5.4 4.5- 6.5 2,865 94.6 93.5-95.5
GENDER
Male 1,093 108 5.5 4.2- 7.2 985 94.5 92.8-95.8
Female 2,036 156 5.4 4.2- 6.9 1,880 94.6 93.1-95.8
RACE
White 2,085 257 8.3 6.9-10.0 1,828 91.7 90.0-93.1
African American 699 *** *** *** 696 99.9 99.8- 100
Other minorities 323 *** *** *** 319 99.4 97.8-99.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 163 *** *** *** 161 99.5 97.8-99.9
Non-Hispanic 2,955 261 5.8 4.8- 6.9 2,694 94.2 93.1-95.2
AGE
18-34 470 *** *** *** 468 99.6 98.0-99.9
35-54 944 27 2.8 1.5- 5.1 917 97.2 94.9-98.5
55-64 691 61 8.5 5.9-12.1 630 91.5 87.9-94.1
65-74 540 76 15.0 11.1-20.0 464 85.0 80.0-88.9
75+ 448 96 20.5 15.5-26.6 352 79.5 73.4-84.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 439 24 2.7 1.5- 4.8 415 97.3 95.2-98.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 979 83 6.2 4.4- 8.6 896 93.8 91.4-95.6
Some Post-H.S. 843 72 5.3 3.8- 7.3 771 94.7 92.7-96.2
College Graduate 863 85 7.3 5.4- 9.9 778 92.7 90.1-94.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 433 27 5.1 2.6-10.0 406 94.9 90.0-97.4
$15,000- 24,999 521 31 4.4 2.6- 7.3 490 95.6 92.7-97.4
$25,000- 34,999 302 30 3.7 2.2- 6.2 272 96.3 93.8-97.8
$35,000- 49,999 428 38 5.6 3.5- 8.7 390 94.4 91.3-96.5
$50,000+ 884 84 7.2 5.3- 9.8 800 92.8 90.2-94.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 969 112 8.3 6.4-10.8 857 91.7 89.2-93.6
No 2,009 143 4.5 3.5- 5.8 1,866 95.5 94.2-96.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 505 73 9.7 7.1-13.1 432 90.3 86.9-92.9
Non-Veteran 2,622 191 4.6 3.7- 5.8 2,431 95.4 94.2-96.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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