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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-Whites

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
-Whites 6,143 627 7.0 6.3- 7.7 5,516 93.0 92.3-93.7
GENDER
Male 2,404 197 5.4 4.5- 6.4 2,207 94.6 93.6-95.5
Female 3,739 430 8.4 7.5- 9.5 3,309 91.6 90.5-92.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 5,986 622 7.2 6.5- 7.9 5,364 92.8 92.1-93.5
AGE
18-34 816 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 720 24 2.2 1.4- 3.5 696 97.8 96.5-98.6
45-54 1,016 58 4.5 3.2- 6.2 958 95.5 93.8-96.8
55-64 1,270 117 9.2 7.4-11.4 1,153 90.8 88.6-92.6
65-74 1,232 188 14.3 12.0-16.9 1,044 85.7 83.1-88.0
75+ 1,044 226 22.2 19.1-25.7 818 77.8 74.3-80.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 618 81 8.4 6.3-11.1 537 91.6 88.9-93.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,680 174 7.3 6.1- 8.8 1,506 92.7 91.2-93.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,709 179 6.6 5.5- 7.9 1,530 93.4 92.1-94.5
College Graduate 2,129 193 6.4 5.3- 7.7 1,936 93.6 92.3-94.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 587 76 11.0 8.1-14.7 511 89.0 85.3-91.9
$15,000- 24,999 924 131 9.8 8.0-12.0 793 90.2 88.0-92.0
$25,000- 34,999 551 65 7.1 5.2- 9.6 486 92.9 90.4-94.8
$35,000- 49,999 761 60 4.4 3.1- 6.1 701 95.6 93.9-96.9
$50,000- 74,999 726 57 5.7 4.1- 8.0 669 94.3 92.0-95.9
$75,000+ 1,358 94 5.2 4.1- 6.7 1,264 94.8 93.3-95.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,795 278 12.0 10.4-13.9 1,517 88.0 86.1-89.6
No 4,277 340 5.2 4.6- 6.0 3,937 94.8 94.0-95.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 875 109 8.9 6.9-11.2 766 91.1 88.8-93.1
Non-Veteran 5,267 518 6.7 6.0- 7.4 4,749 93.3 92.6-94.0
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 3,118 295 6.4 5.5- 7.4 2,823 93.6 92.6-94.5
No 3,025 332 7.6 6.6- 8.7 2,693 92.4 91.3-93.4

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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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