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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 11,866 1,075 7.0 6.5- 7.5 10,791 93.0 92.5-93.5
GENDER
Male 4,629 476 7.8 7.0- 8.7 4,153 92.2 91.3-93.0
Female 7,237 599 6.3 5.7- 6.9 6,638 93.7 93.1-94.3
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 8,176 1,031 9.9 9.2-10.7 7,145 90.1 89.3-90.8
Non-Hispanic Black 2,154 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 455 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 300 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Hispanic 692 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 2,034 21 1.1 0.7- 1.8 2,013 98.9 98.2-99.3
35-44 1,624 35 2.3 1.6- 3.3 1,589 97.7 96.7-98.4
45-54 2,048 108 5.5 4.4- 6.9 1,940 94.5 93.1-95.6
55-64 2,363 213 9.8 8.4-11.4 2,150 90.2 88.6-91.6
65-74 2,110 332 17.2 15.2-19.5 1,778 82.8 80.5-84.8
75+ 1,559 360 24.0 21.4-26.9 1,199 76.0 73.1-78.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,494 139 7.9 6.5- 9.7 1,355 92.1 90.3-93.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,441 282 5.9 5.1- 6.8 3,159 94.1 93.2-94.9
Some Post-H.S. 3,206 271 6.4 5.5- 7.4 2,935 93.6 92.6-94.5
College Graduate 3,684 379 8.4 7.4- 9.5 3,305 91.6 90.5-92.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,450 103 5.2 4.1- 6.5 1,347 94.8 93.5-95.9
$15,000- 24,999 2,049 175 6.1 5.0- 7.4 1,874 93.9 92.6-95.0
$25,000- 34,999 1,275 111 7.2 5.7- 9.1 1,164 92.8 90.9-94.3
$35,000- 49,999 1,437 129 7.1 5.7- 8.8 1,308 92.9 91.2-94.3
$50,000-74,999 1,385 131 7.4 6.0- 9.1 1,254 92.6 90.9-94.0
$75,000+ 2,192 209 7.9 6.7- 9.3 1,983 92.1 90.7-93.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,171 420 12.0 10.6-13.5 2,751 88.0 86.5-89.4
No 8,556 645 5.6 5.1- 6.2 7,911 94.4 93.8-94.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,545 245 13.8 11.9-16.0 1,300 86.2 84.0-88.1
Non-Veteran 10,316 830 6.0 5.5- 6.6 9,486 94.0 93.4-94.5

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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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