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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 11,508 1,210 6.6 6.1- 7.3 10,298 93.4 92.7-93.9
-FEMALES 7,214 685 6.6 5.8- 7.4 6,529 93.4 92.6-94.2
RACE
White 5,434 665 9.1 8.0-10.3 4,769 90.9 89.7-92.0
African American 1,241 *** *** *** 1,236 99.8 99.5-99.9
Other Minorities 487 14 1.7 0.8- 3.5 473 98.3 96.5-99.2
AGE
18-34 840 *** *** *** 833 99.1 97.9-99.6
35-44 962 36 3.8 2.1- 7.0 926 96.2 93.0-97.9
45-54 1,298 72 6.0 4.3- 8.3 1,226 94.0 91.7-95.7
55-64 1,529 136 8.5 6.5-10.9 1,393 91.5 89.1-93.5
65-74 1,323 190 14.2 11.7-17.1 1,133 85.8 82.9-88.3
75+ 1,157 237 19.2 16.1-22.8 920 80.8 77.2-83.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 893 77 6.3 4.4- 8.8 816 93.7 91.2-95.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,076 202 6.2 5.0- 7.6 1,874 93.8 92.4-95.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,907 183 7.4 5.8- 9.4 1,724 92.6 90.6-94.2
College Graduate 2,324 223 6.1 5.1- 7.3 2,101 93.9 92.7-94.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 967 87 5.5 4.0- 7.6 880 94.5 92.4-96.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,252 116 5.8 4.3- 7.7 1,136 94.2 92.3-95.7
$25,000- 34,999 682 64 4.5 3.1- 6.3 618 95.5 93.7-96.9
$35,000- 49,999 830 70 6.2 4.1- 9.3 760 93.8 90.7-95.9
$50,000- 74,999 760 68 8.9 5.9-13.2 692 91.1 86.8-94.1
$75,000+ 1,235 110 7.6 5.5-10.4 1,125 92.4 89.6-94.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,236 277 8.3 6.9- 9.8 1,959 91.7 90.2-93.1
No 4,644 381 6.0 5.1- 7.1 4,263 94.0 92.9-94.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 148 *** *** *** 140 93.3 80.5-97.9
Non-Veteran 7,064 677 6.6 5.8- 7.4 6,387 93.4 92.6-94.2

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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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