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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,499 1,030 6.9 6.2- 7.5 10,469 93.1 92.5-93.8
-MALES 4,297 316 5.7 4.8- 6.7 3,981 94.3 93.3-95.2
RACE
White 3,351 267 6.5 5.4- 7.7 3,084 93.5 92.3-94.6
African American 581 35 4.4 2.6- 7.4 546 95.6 92.6-97.4
Other Minorities 334 13 2.7 1.1- 6.3 321 97.3 93.7-98.9
AGE
18-34 587 15 2.6 1.4- 4.6 572 97.4 95.4-98.6
35-44 591 16 2.6 1.4- 4.8 575 97.4 95.2-98.6
45-54 788 47 6.5 4.5- 9.3 741 93.5 90.7-95.5
55-64 942 86 9.0 6.6-12.2 856 91.0 87.8-93.4
65-74 798 85 10.7 8.0-14.3 713 89.3 85.7-92.0
75+ 557 67 13.9 9.6-19.8 490 86.1 80.2-90.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 559 83 10.3 7.5-13.9 476 89.7 86.1-92.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,228 118 6.6 5.0- 8.8 1,110 93.4 91.2-95.0
Some Post-H.S. 987 64 4.3 3.1- 6.0 923 95.7 94.0-96.9
College Graduate 1,507 50 2.6 1.7- 3.9 1,457 97.4 96.1-98.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 407 56 8.4 5.6-12.5 351 91.6 87.5-94.4
$15,000- 24,999 701 87 8.5 6.1-11.6 614 91.5 88.4-93.9
$25,000- 34,999 436 33 5.4 3.0- 9.6 403 94.6 90.4-97.0
$35,000- 49,999 581 45 5.1 3.4- 7.6 536 94.9 92.4-96.6
$50,000- 74,999 585 28 3.2 1.9- 5.1 557 96.8 94.9-98.1
$75,000+ 1,030 27 2.8 1.7- 4.5 1,003 97.2 95.5-98.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,174 187 13.5 11.0-16.6 987 86.5 83.4-89.0
No 2,907 112 3.4 2.6- 4.5 2,795 96.6 95.5-97.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,440 138 8.7 6.9-10.9 1,302 91.3 89.1-93.1
Non-Veteran 2,854 178 4.8 3.9- 6.0 2,676 95.2 94.0-96.1

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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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