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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-WHITES

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

(Ever told) you had any other types of cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,514 1,112 6.5 6.0- 7.1 10,402 93.5 92.9-94.0
-WHITES 8,794 937 7.4 6.7- 8.1 7,857 92.6 91.9-93.3
GENDER
Male 3,357 311 5.9 5.0- 6.9 3,046 94.1 93.1-95.0
Female 5,437 626 8.8 7.8- 9.9 4,811 91.2 90.1-92.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 158 *** *** *** 149 96.9 91.8-98.9
Non-Hispanic 8,624 925 7.5 6.8- 8.2 7,699 92.5 91.8-93.2
AGE
18-34 879 15 1.5 0.8- 2.7 864 98.5 97.3-99.2
35-44 1,091 40 3.4 2.2- 5.2 1,051 96.6 94.8-97.8
45-54 1,536 95 5.8 4.3- 7.6 1,441 94.2 92.4-95.7
55-64 1,952 177 9.7 7.8-11.9 1,775 90.3 88.1-92.2
65-74 1,766 297 15.3 13.2-17.6 1,469 84.7 82.4-86.8
75+ 1,485 308 21.7 18.7-25.1 1,177 78.3 74.9-81.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 916 122 9.2 7.0-12.1 794 90.8 87.9-93.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,442 292 8.3 6.9- 9.9 2,150 91.7 90.1-93.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,262 253 6.9 5.8- 8.3 2,009 93.1 91.7-94.2
College Graduate 3,153 269 6.1 5.2- 7.3 2,884 93.9 92.7-94.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 850 117 9.0 6.7-11.9 733 91.0 88.1-93.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,320 160 8.9 6.9-11.4 1,160 91.1 88.6-93.1
$25,000- 34,999 843 99 8.1 6.1-10.8 744 91.9 89.2-93.9
$35,000- 49,999 1,101 123 7.4 5.6- 9.7 978 92.6 90.3-94.4
$50,000- 74,999 1,151 104 7.2 5.5- 9.4 1,047 92.8 90.6-94.5
$75,000+ 1,951 135 4.9 3.8- 6.3 1,816 95.1 93.7-96.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,684 427 13.7 11.9-15.7 2,257 86.3 84.3-88.1
No 5,723 467 5.2 4.5- 6.0 5,256 94.8 94.0-95.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,306 189 12.4 10.0-15.4 1,117 87.6 84.6-90.0
Non-Veteran 7,487 747 6.6 5.9- 7.4 6,740 93.4 92.6-94.1

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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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