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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-MALES

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,857 745 4.6 4.2- 5.0 11,112 95.4 95.0-95.8
-MALES 4,620 398 5.8 5.1- 6.5 4,222 94.2 93.5-94.9
RACE
White 3,308 315 6.7 5.9- 7.7 2,993 93.3 92.3-94.1
African American 751 45 3.9 2.8- 5.6 706 96.1 94.4-97.2
Other Minorities 528 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 877 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 693 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 807 42 4.7 3.3- 6.7 765 95.3 93.3-96.7
55-64 941 90 8.8 6.9-11.2 851 91.2 88.8-93.1
65-74 788 123 14.9 12.0-18.3 665 85.1 81.7-88.0
75+ 484 128 25.0 20.7-30.0 356 75.0 70.0-79.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 615 88 10.1 7.8-12.9 527 89.9 87.1-92.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,340 128 5.5 4.5- 6.7 1,212 94.5 93.3-95.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,158 87 4.9 3.8- 6.3 1,071 95.1 93.7-96.2
College Graduate 1,491 95 4.1 3.2- 5.3 1,396 95.9 94.7-96.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 492 62 10.2 7.5-13.7 430 89.8 86.3-92.5
$15,000- 24,999 762 88 7.9 6.1-10.2 674 92.1 89.8-93.9
$25,000- 34,999 503 58 6.3 4.6- 8.5 445 93.7 91.5-95.4
$35,000- 49,999 596 49 5.0 3.6- 7.0 547 95.0 93.0-96.4
$50,000- 74,999 586 43 5.7 3.8- 8.3 543 94.3 91.7-96.2
$75,000+ 1,072 43 3.1 2.2- 4.5 1,029 96.9 95.5-97.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,185 207 14.3 12.1-16.7 978 85.7 83.3-87.9
No 3,379 184 3.5 2.9- 4.2 3,195 96.5 95.8-97.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,385 191 11.2 9.5-13.2 1,194 88.8 86.8-90.5
Non-Veteran 3,233 207 4.2 3.5- 5.0 3,026 95.8 95.0-96.5

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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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