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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 11,871 528 3.2 2.8- 3.5 11,343 96.8 96.5-97.2
GENDER
Male 4,630 221 3.5 3.0- 4.2 4,409 96.5 95.8-97.0
Female 7,241 307 2.8 2.5- 3.3 6,934 97.2 96.7-97.5
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 8,182 364 3.0 2.6- 3.4 7,818 97.0 96.6-97.4
Non-Hispanic Black 2,154 107 4.0 3.1- 5.2 2,047 96.0 94.8-96.9
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 456 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 299 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Hispanic 691 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 2,031 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 1,623 26 1.5 0.9- 2.4 1,597 98.5 97.6-99.1
45-54 2,050 58 3.1 2.3- 4.1 1,992 96.9 95.9-97.7
55-64 2,364 123 4.8 3.8- 5.9 2,241 95.2 94.1-96.2
65-74 2,113 137 6.2 5.0- 7.6 1,976 93.8 92.4-95.0
75+ 1,563 167 9.7 8.1-11.5 1,396 90.3 88.5-91.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,501 117 5.7 4.5- 7.3 1,384 94.3 92.7-95.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,440 166 3.2 2.7- 3.9 3,274 96.8 96.1-97.3
Some Post-H.S. 3,200 139 2.7 2.2- 3.4 3,061 97.3 96.6-97.8
College Graduate 3,689 104 1.9 1.5- 2.5 3,585 98.1 97.5-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,448 130 7.5 5.9- 9.5 1,318 92.5 90.5-94.1
$15,000- 24,999 2,048 115 3.6 2.9- 4.6 1,933 96.4 95.4-97.1
$25,000- 34,999 1,274 62 3.1 2.3- 4.2 1,212 96.9 95.8-97.7
$35,000- 49,999 1,437 36 2.1 1.4- 3.1 1,401 97.9 96.9-98.6
$50,000-74,999 1,389 36 2.2 1.4- 3.4 1,353 97.8 96.6-98.6
$75,000+ 2,197 36 1.3 0.9- 1.9 2,161 98.7 98.1-99.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,175 340 9.3 8.1-10.6 2,835 90.7 89.4-91.9
No 8,558 180 1.5 1.2- 1.8 8,378 98.5 98.2-98.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,545 90 4.3 3.4- 5.5 1,455 95.7 94.5-96.6
Non-Veteran 10,321 438 3.0 2.6- 3.4 9,883 97.0 96.6-97.4

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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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