2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 5

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%)
North Carolina 5,822 478 6.5 5.8- 7.3 5,344 93.5 92.7-94.2
Medicaid Region 5 1,396 126 6.9 5.6- 8.5 1,270 93.1 91.5-94.4
GENDER
Male 619 53 6.9 5.0- 9.5 566 93.1 90.5-95.0
Female 777 73 7.0 5.3- 9.1 704 93.0 90.9-94.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 807 80 7.5 5.7- 9.7 727 92.5 90.3-94.3
Non-Hispanic Black 320 29 7.7 5.1-11.6 291 92.3 88.4-94.9
Other 269 17 3.9 2.3- 6.7 252 96.1 93.3-97.7
AGE
18-44 455 *** *** *** 448 98.7 97.0-99.4
45-64 460 27 5.6 3.7- 8.3 433 94.4 91.7-96.3
65+ 443 88 19.3 15.0-24.4 355 80.7 75.6-85.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 519 40 6.1 4.1- 9.0 479 93.9 91.0-95.9
Some Post-H.S. 404 47 8.5 6.1-11.6 357 91.5 88.4-93.9
College Graduate 462 37 6.0 4.2- 8.5 425 94.0 91.5-95.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 609 56 6.9 5.1- 9.4 553 93.1 90.6-94.9
$50,000+ 482 45 7.2 5.2- 9.8 437 92.8 90.2-94.8
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 275 24 6.8 3.9-11.8 251 93.2 88.2-96.1

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 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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