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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 11,508 1,210 6.6 6.1- 7.3 10,298 93.4 92.7-93.9
-WHITES 8,780 1,176 9.2 8.4-10.1 7,604 90.8 89.9-91.6
GENDER
Male 3,346 511 9.4 8.2-10.7 2,835 90.6 89.3-91.8
Female 5,434 665 9.1 8.0-10.3 4,769 90.9 89.7-92.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 157 *** *** *** 147 97.0 93.9-98.5
Non-Hispanic 8,611 1,163 9.4 8.6-10.3 7,448 90.6 89.7-91.4
AGE
18-34 877 *** *** *** 869 99.2 98.2-99.7
35-44 1,092 48 4.2 2.5- 7.0 1,044 95.8 93.0-97.5
45-54 1,536 103 6.7 5.1- 8.8 1,433 93.3 91.2-94.9
55-64 1,951 255 14.1 11.8-16.8 1,696 85.9 83.2-88.2
65-74 1,764 357 20.1 17.5-22.8 1,407 79.9 77.2-82.5
75+ 1,476 396 26.8 23.6-30.3 1,080 73.2 69.7-76.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 908 133 9.1 7.1-11.6 775 90.9 88.4-92.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,445 334 9.3 7.8-10.9 2,111 90.7 89.1-92.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,260 280 9.4 7.7-11.3 1,980 90.6 88.7-92.3
College Graduate 3,147 427 9.1 8.0-10.4 2,720 90.9 89.6-92.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 846 117 10.2 7.6-13.7 729 89.8 86.3-92.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,318 176 8.1 6.5-10.1 1,142 91.9 89.9-93.5
$25,000- 34,999 841 124 7.5 5.9- 9.6 717 92.5 90.4-94.1
$35,000- 49,999 1,104 149 10.1 7.9-12.9 955 89.9 87.1-92.1
$50,000- 74,999 1,151 142 10.3 7.9-13.4 1,009 89.7 86.6-92.1
$75,000+ 1,950 232 9.0 7.3-11.1 1,718 91.0 88.9-92.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,679 455 12.1 10.6-13.7 2,224 87.9 86.3-89.4
No 5,719 665 8.2 7.3- 9.3 5,054 91.8 90.7-92.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,301 290 18.1 15.4-21.3 1,011 81.9 78.7-84.6
Non-Veteran 7,478 886 7.9 7.1- 8.8 6,592 92.1 91.2-92.9

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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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