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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-African Americans

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,844 469 3.7 3.2- 4.2 8,375 96.3 95.8-96.8
-African Americans 1,706 110 4.7 3.6- 6.0 1,596 95.3 94.0-96.4
GENDER
Male 599 38 4.8 3.1- 7.3 561 95.2 92.7-96.9
Female 1,107 72 4.5 3.3- 6.2 1,035 95.5 93.8-96.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,683 110 4.8 3.7- 6.2 1,573 95.2 93.8-96.3
AGE
18-34 309 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 239 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 316 18 5.4 3.1- 9.3 298 94.6 90.7-96.9
55-64 376 36 9.2 6.1-13.5 340 90.8 86.5-93.9
65-74 276 22 6.4 3.6-11.2 254 93.6 88.8-96.4
75+ 168 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 264 27 7.2 4.3-11.7 237 92.8 88.3-95.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 549 38 4.4 2.9- 6.7 511 95.6 93.3-97.1
Some Post-H.S. 489 35 5.1 3.2- 8.2 454 94.9 91.8-96.8
College Graduate 403 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 338 33 8.0 5.1-12.3 305 92.0 87.7-94.9
$15,000- 24,999 387 26 5.4 3.2- 8.8 361 94.6 91.2-96.8
$25,000- 34,999 206 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 196 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 162 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 504 79 14.6 10.7-19.5 425 85.4 80.5-89.3
No 1,166 28 1.6 1.0- 2.5 1,138 98.4 97.5-99.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 202 15 4.5 2.5- 7.9 187 95.5 92.1-97.5
Non-Veteran 1,504 95 4.7 3.5- 6.2 1,409 95.3 93.8-96.5
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 816 58 4.6 3.3- 6.5 758 95.4 93.5-96.7
No 890 52 4.7 3.2- 6.9 838 95.3 93.1-96.8

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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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