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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,868 1,053 6.4 5.9- 6.9 10,815 93.6 93.1-94.1
-MALES 4,632 349 5.2 4.6- 6.0 4,283 94.8 94.0-95.4
RACE
White 3,316 266 6.0 5.2- 6.9 3,050 94.0 93.1-94.8
African American 750 50 4.0 2.9- 5.7 700 96.0 94.3-97.1
Other Minorities 531 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 880 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 694 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 804 30 3.0 2.0- 4.7 774 97.0 95.3-98.0
55-64 942 74 7.7 5.9-10.0 868 92.3 90.0-94.1
65-74 793 125 17.1 14.0-20.8 668 82.9 79.2-86.0
75+ 489 103 20.3 16.2-25.1 386 79.7 74.9-83.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 621 44 4.4 3.1- 6.4 577 95.6 93.6-96.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,341 98 5.5 4.3- 7.0 1,243 94.5 93.0-95.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,159 77 5.0 3.9- 6.5 1,082 95.0 93.5-96.1
College Graduate 1,494 130 5.8 4.7- 7.2 1,364 94.2 92.8-95.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 495 40 5.6 3.7- 8.3 455 94.4 91.7-96.3
$15,000- 24,999 760 45 4.0 2.8- 5.6 715 96.0 94.4-97.2
$25,000- 34,999 505 42 5.9 4.0- 8.5 463 94.1 91.5-96.0
$35,000- 49,999 599 51 5.4 3.9- 7.4 548 94.6 92.6-96.1
$50,000- 74,999 588 42 5.4 3.6- 7.9 546 94.6 92.1-96.4
$75,000+ 1,072 69 4.9 3.7- 6.4 1,003 95.1 93.6-96.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,188 141 10.4 8.6-12.7 1,047 89.6 87.3-91.4
No 3,388 207 3.9 3.3- 4.6 3,181 96.1 95.4-96.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,389 157 9.5 7.9-11.4 1,232 90.5 88.6-92.1
Non-Veteran 3,241 192 4.0 3.3- 4.7 3,049 96.0 95.3-96.7

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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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