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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 11,854 395 2.6 2.3- 3.0 11,459 97.4 97.0-97.7
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 2,208 80 2.6 2.0- 3.4 2,128 97.4 96.6-98.0
GENDER
Male 751 36 3.2 2.2- 4.7 715 96.8 95.3-97.8
Female 1,457 44 2.1 1.4- 3.1 1,413 97.9 96.9-98.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,147 78 2.5 1.9- 3.4 2,069 97.5 96.6-98.1
AGE
18-34 471 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 327 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 419 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 460 26 4.5 2.9- 6.9 434 95.5 93.1-97.1
65-74 316 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 182 15 8.0 4.4-13.9 167 92.0 86.1-95.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 353 22 4.2 2.5- 7.0 331 95.8 93.0-97.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 696 20 2.5 1.5- 4.3 676 97.5 95.7-98.5
Some Post-H.S. 646 26 2.3 1.5- 3.7 620 97.7 96.3-98.5
College Graduate 503 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 421 21 4.4 2.5- 7.5 400 95.6 92.5-97.5
$15,000- 24,999 500 24 3.7 2.3- 5.9 476 96.3 94.1-97.7
$25,000- 34,999 282 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 233 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 212 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 190 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 575 45 6.2 4.3- 8.8 530 93.8 91.2-95.7
No 1,604 33 1.6 1.1- 2.5 1,571 98.4 97.5-98.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 265 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,942 71 2.7 2.0- 3.6 1,871 97.3 96.4-98.0

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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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