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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-WHITES

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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
-WHITES 8,789 1,049 13.3 12.1-14.6 7,740 86.7 85.4-87.9
GENDER
Male 3,357 311 10.7 9.0-12.6 3,046 89.3 87.4-91.0
Female 5,432 738 15.7 14.1-17.5 4,694 84.3 82.5-85.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 157 14 10.0 4.4-21.0 143 90.0 79.0-95.6
Non-Hispanic 8,620 1,034 13.4 12.2-14.7 7,586 86.6 85.3-87.8
AGE
18-34 878 131 16.5 13.4-20.2 747 83.5 79.8-86.6
35-44 1,092 119 12.0 9.5-15.2 973 88.0 84.8-90.5
45-54 1,539 189 12.6 10.4-15.2 1,350 87.4 84.8-89.6
55-64 1,952 267 13.4 11.3-15.9 1,685 86.6 84.1-88.7
65-74 1,767 185 11.3 9.2-13.8 1,582 88.7 86.2-90.8
75+ 1,477 150 10.0 8.1-12.3 1,327 90.0 87.7-91.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 914 175 19.2 15.3-23.9 739 80.8 76.1-84.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,447 300 13.9 11.6-16.6 2,147 86.1 83.4-88.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,260 264 13.4 11.3-15.9 1,996 86.6 84.1-88.7
College Graduate 3,148 306 9.5 8.0-11.1 2,842 90.5 88.9-92.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 853 179 23.8 19.2-29.1 674 76.2 70.9-80.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,319 191 14.2 11.3-17.8 1,128 85.8 82.2-88.7
$25,000- 34,999 840 107 14.7 10.9-19.5 733 85.3 80.5-89.1
$35,000- 49,999 1,103 125 13.6 10.7-17.3 978 86.4 82.7-89.3
$50,000- 74,999 1,150 97 10.5 7.7-14.2 1,053 89.5 85.8-92.3
$75,000+ 1,950 163 9.0 7.1-11.3 1,787 91.0 88.7-92.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,685 503 21.3 18.6-24.1 2,182 78.7 75.9-81.4
No 5,719 490 10.3 9.0-11.8 5,229 89.7 88.2-91.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,304 98 6.9 5.1- 9.1 1,206 93.1 90.9-94.9
Non-Veteran 7,484 951 14.3 12.9-15.7 6,533 85.7 84.3-87.1

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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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