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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,866 1,075 7.0 6.5- 7.5 10,791 93.0 92.5-93.5
-FEMALES 7,237 599 6.3 5.7- 6.9 6,638 93.7 93.1-94.3
RACE
White 5,036 581 8.8 7.9- 9.7 4,455 91.2 90.3-92.1
African American 1,459 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 674 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 1,153 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 931 18 2.2 1.3- 3.5 913 97.8 96.5-98.7
45-54 1,242 65 5.4 4.0- 7.2 1,177 94.6 92.8-96.0
55-64 1,423 114 8.6 6.9-10.6 1,309 91.4 89.4-93.1
65-74 1,319 179 13.6 11.5-16.1 1,140 86.4 83.9-88.5
75+ 1,071 208 18.9 16.2-21.9 863 81.1 78.1-83.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 874 74 7.5 5.6-10.0 800 92.5 90.0-94.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,102 171 5.8 4.8- 7.0 1,931 94.2 93.0-95.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,046 162 5.7 4.7- 6.8 1,884 94.3 93.2-95.3
College Graduate 2,191 191 6.8 5.7- 8.1 2,000 93.2 91.9-94.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 954 57 3.9 2.8- 5.4 897 96.1 94.6-97.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,287 115 6.3 5.0- 7.9 1,172 93.7 92.1-95.0
$25,000- 34,999 772 56 5.4 3.8- 7.6 716 94.6 92.4-96.2
$35,000- 49,999 838 74 7.3 5.5- 9.7 764 92.7 90.3-94.5
$50,000- 74,999 796 65 6.0 4.5- 7.9 731 94.0 92.1-95.5
$75,000+ 1,123 90 6.4 5.0- 8.1 1,033 93.6 91.9-95.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,986 232 10.1 8.5-11.9 1,754 89.9 88.1-91.5
No 5,169 362 5.2 4.5- 5.8 4,807 94.8 94.2-95.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 157 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 7,077 593 6.4 5.7- 7.0 6,484 93.6 93.0-94.3

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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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