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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,863 1,361 11.7 11.0-12.6 10,502 88.3 87.4-89.0
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 2,206 291 12.7 11.0-14.6 1,915 87.3 85.4-89.0
GENDER
Male 751 69 9.3 7.0-12.3 682 90.7 87.7-93.0
Female 1,455 222 15.5 13.2-18.1 1,233 84.5 81.9-86.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,145 284 12.7 11.0-14.6 1,861 87.3 85.4-89.0
AGE
18-34 472 70 15.2 11.8-19.4 402 84.8 80.6-88.2
35-44 327 43 12.9 9.1-17.8 284 87.1 82.2-90.9
45-54 421 46 9.3 6.6-12.9 375 90.7 87.1-93.4
55-64 459 66 12.1 8.9-16.2 393 87.9 83.8-91.1
65-74 316 34 10.7 6.6-16.7 282 89.3 83.3-93.4
75+ 178 30 15.4 9.7-23.8 148 84.6 76.2-90.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 350 64 16.0 11.9-21.3 286 84.0 78.7-88.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 696 89 11.2 8.5-14.7 607 88.8 85.3-91.5
Some Post-H.S. 645 89 13.8 10.8-17.4 556 86.2 82.6-89.2
College Graduate 505 48 9.8 6.9-13.8 457 90.2 86.2-93.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 422 86 18.2 14.0-23.2 336 81.8 76.8-86.0
$15,000- 24,999 499 74 14.5 10.9-18.9 425 85.5 81.1-89.1
$25,000- 34,999 281 31 11.1 7.0-17.1 250 88.9 82.9-93.0
$35,000- 49,999 233 17 8.0 4.5-13.8 216 92.0 86.2-95.5
$50,000- 74,999 213 17 9.0 5.1-15.3 196 91.0 84.7-94.9
$75,000+ 190 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 570 126 19.0 15.4-23.3 444 81.0 76.7-84.6
No 1,607 162 11.0 9.1-13.2 1,445 89.0 86.8-90.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 267 22 6.8 4.0-11.3 245 93.2 88.7-96.0
Non-Veteran 1,938 268 13.5 11.6-15.6 1,670 86.5 84.4-88.4

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 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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