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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-African Americans

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

(Ever told) you had any other types of cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,844 817 6.3 5.8- 6.9 8,027 93.7 93.1-94.2
-African Americans 1,705 126 6.3 5.0- 8.0 1,579 93.7 92.0-95.0
GENDER
Male 597 43 5.7 3.8- 8.4 554 94.3 91.6-96.2
Female 1,108 83 6.8 5.0- 9.2 1,025 93.2 90.8-95.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,682 126 6.5 5.1- 8.2 1,556 93.5 91.8-94.9
AGE
18-34 310 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 238 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 316 18 6.0 3.4-10.3 298 94.0 89.7-96.6
55-64 377 34 9.3 5.8-14.5 343 90.7 85.5-94.2
65-74 275 30 10.5 6.4-16.8 245 89.5 83.2-93.6
75+ 167 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 264 21 7.3 4.2-12.6 243 92.7 87.4-95.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 546 42 6.3 4.2- 9.3 504 93.7 90.7-95.8
Some Post-H.S. 491 32 6.7 4.3-10.4 459 93.3 89.6-95.7
College Graduate 403 31 4.5 2.9- 6.8 372 95.5 93.2-97.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 338 25 5.5 3.3- 9.2 313 94.5 90.8-96.7
$15,000- 24,999 386 31 5.9 3.6- 9.4 355 94.1 90.6-96.4
$25,000- 34,999 207 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 196 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 162 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 503 69 15.6 11.4-21.1 434 84.4 78.9-88.6
No 1,166 57 3.5 2.5- 5.0 1,109 96.5 95.0-97.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 202 25 11.9 7.4-18.5 177 88.1 81.5-92.6
Non-Veteran 1,503 101 5.5 4.2- 7.3 1,402 94.5 92.7-95.8
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 812 53 6.0 4.2- 8.4 759 94.0 91.6-95.8
No 893 73 6.7 4.8- 9.2 820 93.3 90.8-95.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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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