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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions

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%)
TOTAL 8,844 817 6.3 5.8- 6.9 8,027 93.7 93.1-94.2
GENDER
Male 3,447 254 4.9 4.2- 5.8 3,193 95.1 94.2-95.8
Female 5,397 563 7.6 6.8- 8.6 4,834 92.4 91.4-93.2
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 5,961 620 7.1 6.4- 7.9 5,341 92.9 92.1-93.6
Non-Hispanic Black 1,663 125 6.5 5.1- 8.2 1,538 93.5 91.8-94.9
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 394 42 3.1 1.4- 6.8 352 96.9 93.2-98.6
Non-Hispanic Other 271 14 3.2 1.5- 6.7 257 96.8 93.3-98.5
Hispanic 459 *** *** *** 452 99.1 97.9-99.6
AGE
18-34 1,379 15 0.9 0.5- 1.6 1,364 99.1 98.4-99.5
35-44 1,166 35 2.3 1.6- 3.4 1,131 97.7 96.6-98.4
45-54 1,475 85 4.9 3.8- 6.4 1,390 95.1 93.6-96.2
55-64 1,809 170 9.1 7.5-11.0 1,639 90.9 89.0-92.5
65-74 1,625 231 13.5 11.5-15.8 1,394 86.5 84.2-88.5
75+ 1,300 274 23.0 19.9-26.5 1,026 77.0 73.5-80.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,193 116 6.2 4.8- 8.0 1,077 93.8 92.0-95.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,482 228 6.6 5.6- 7.8 2,254 93.4 92.2-94.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,393 231 6.5 5.4- 7.7 2,162 93.5 92.3-94.6
College Graduate 2,764 241 6.0 5.1- 7.1 2,523 94.0 92.9-94.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,092 113 7.6 5.9- 9.8 979 92.4 90.2-94.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,567 174 7.6 6.3- 9.1 1,393 92.4 90.9-93.7
$25,000- 34,999 861 83 6.4 4.6- 8.9 778 93.6 91.1-95.4
$35,000- 49,999 1,037 82 4.9 3.7- 6.6 955 95.1 93.4-96.3
$50,000-74,999 926 71 6.1 4.5- 8.3 855 93.9 91.7-95.5
$75,000+ 1,628 112 4.9 3.9- 6.2 1,516 95.1 93.8-96.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,525 380 12.6 11.0-14.4 2,145 87.4 85.6-89.0
No 6,197 428 4.5 3.9- 5.0 5,769 95.5 95.0-96.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,161 141 9.2 7.4-11.4 1,020 90.8 88.6-92.6
Non-Veteran 7,679 676 5.9 5.4- 6.6 7,003 94.1 93.4-94.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 4,555 397 5.9 5.2- 6.7 4,158 94.1 93.3-94.8
No 4,289 420 6.8 6.0- 7.7 3,869 93.2 92.3-94.0

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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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