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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,507 1,438 13.2 12.2-14.3 10,069 86.8 85.7-87.8
-FEMALES 7,205 1,033 15.7 14.3-17.1 6,172 84.3 82.9-85.7
RACE
White 5,432 738 15.7 14.1-17.5 4,694 84.3 82.5-85.9
African American 1,237 215 16.5 13.7-19.9 1,022 83.5 80.1-86.3
Other Minorities 486 75 14.0 9.7-19.8 411 86.0 80.2-90.3
AGE
18-34 838 129 16.6 13.4-20.5 709 83.4 79.5-86.6
35-44 962 131 15.1 12.0-18.7 831 84.9 81.3-88.0
45-54 1,300 190 14.7 12.2-17.7 1,110 85.3 82.3-87.8
55-64 1,530 255 17.7 14.9-20.9 1,275 82.3 79.1-85.1
65-74 1,320 180 13.7 11.3-16.6 1,140 86.3 83.4-88.7
75+ 1,151 136 14.4 11.4-18.1 1,015 85.6 81.9-88.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 889 177 15.9 12.9-19.5 712 84.1 80.5-87.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,076 300 16.9 14.2-19.9 1,776 83.1 80.1-85.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,904 280 17.4 14.7-20.5 1,624 82.6 79.5-85.3
College Graduate 2,322 273 11.7 9.9-13.9 2,049 88.3 86.1-90.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 967 225 24.9 20.7-29.6 742 75.1 70.4-79.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,248 206 16.2 13.0-20.0 1,042 83.8 80.0-87.0
$25,000- 34,999 681 95 13.8 10.2-18.4 586 86.2 81.6-89.8
$35,000- 49,999 829 118 17.3 13.4-22.0 711 82.7 78.0-86.6
$50,000- 74,999 760 66 11.5 8.1-16.1 694 88.5 83.9-91.9
$75,000+ 1,235 132 12.6 9.6-16.3 1,103 87.4 83.7-90.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,230 519 26.3 23.3-29.6 1,711 73.7 70.4-76.7
No 4,638 451 11.4 9.9-13.1 4,187 88.6 86.9-90.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 148 21 8.9 5.1-15.0 127 91.1 85.0-94.9
Non-Veteran 7,055 1,012 15.8 14.4-17.3 6,043 84.2 82.7-85.6

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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).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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