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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 11,871 528 3.2 2.8- 3.5 11,343 96.8 96.5-97.2
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 2,210 110 4.0 3.1- 5.2 2,100 96.0 94.8-96.9
GENDER
Male 750 48 5.3 3.7- 7.6 702 94.7 92.4-96.3
Female 1,460 62 3.0 2.2- 4.0 1,398 97.0 96.0-97.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,149 106 4.0 3.1- 5.2 2,043 96.0 94.8-96.9
AGE
18-34 472 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 326 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 420 14 3.9 2.1- 6.8 406 96.1 93.2-97.9
55-64 460 34 7.0 4.7-10.4 426 93.0 89.6-95.3
65-74 317 25 9.1 5.2-15.5 292 90.9 84.5-94.8
75+ 182 23 12.5 7.6-19.7 159 87.5 80.3-92.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 352 32 8.0 5.0-12.7 320 92.0 87.3-95.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 698 36 3.7 2.4- 5.5 662 96.3 94.5-97.6
Some Post-H.S. 645 30 3.1 1.9- 5.0 615 96.9 95.0-98.1
College Graduate 505 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 420 32 8.1 5.1-12.7 388 91.9 87.3-94.9
$15,000- 24,999 501 26 3.2 2.0- 5.0 475 96.8 95.0-98.0
$25,000- 34,999 282 17 3.7 2.1- 6.5 265 96.3 93.5-97.9
$35,000- 49,999 233 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 213 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 190 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 573 72 11.4 8.5-15.1 501 88.6 84.9-91.5
No 1,608 38 2.1 1.4- 3.2 1,570 97.9 96.8-98.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 267 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,942 99 4.2 3.3- 5.5 1,843 95.8 94.5-96.7

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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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