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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-FEMALES

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

(Ever told) you had skin cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,840 905 7.0 6.4- 7.6 7,935 93.0 92.4-93.6
-FEMALES 5,396 540 6.7 6.1- 7.5 4,856 93.3 92.5-93.9
RACE
White 3,734 526 9.7 8.7-10.8 3,208 90.3 89.2-91.3
African American 1,111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other Minorities 476 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 763 12 1.4 0.8- 2.5 751 98.6 97.5-99.2
35-44 656 19 1.8 1.0- 3.2 637 98.2 96.8-99.0
45-54 900 55 5.4 3.9- 7.3 845 94.6 92.7-96.1
55-64 1,099 87 8.0 6.2-10.3 1,012 92.0 89.7-93.8
65-74 1,026 168 16.3 13.6-19.4 858 83.7 80.6-86.4
75+ 889 194 21.4 18.0-25.3 695 78.6 74.7-82.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 688 54 4.6 3.2- 6.5 634 95.4 93.5-96.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,495 159 7.7 6.3- 9.3 1,336 92.3 90.7-93.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,550 155 6.4 5.3- 7.8 1,395 93.6 92.2-94.7
College Graduate 1,658 172 7.5 6.2- 9.1 1,486 92.5 90.9-93.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 733 45 4.6 3.1- 6.7 688 95.4 93.3-96.9
$15,000- 24,999 968 99 6.5 5.0- 8.4 869 93.5 91.6-95.0
$25,000- 34,999 536 43 4.3 2.9- 6.2 493 95.7 93.8-97.1
$35,000- 49,999 627 67 8.5 6.2-11.7 560 91.5 88.3-93.8
$50,000- 74,999 538 60 7.1 5.2- 9.7 478 92.9 90.3-94.8
$75,000+ 844 86 7.2 5.6- 9.2 758 92.8 90.8-94.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,600 215 9.9 8.3-11.7 1,385 90.1 88.3-91.7
No 3,723 320 5.8 5.1- 6.7 3,403 94.2 93.3-94.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 125 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 5,271 527 6.8 6.1- 7.6 4,744 93.2 92.4-93.9
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,839 289 7.4 6.4- 8.5 2,550 92.6 91.5-93.6
No 2,557 251 6.1 5.2- 7.1 2,306 93.9 92.9-94.8

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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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