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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-African Americans

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 7,267 621 6.2 5.6- 6.8 6,646 93.8 93.2-94.4
-African Americans 1,432 85 3.5 2.8- 4.5 1,347 96.5 95.5-97.2
GENDER
Male 530 32 3.4 2.3- 5.0 498 96.6 95.0-97.7
Female 902 53 3.6 2.7- 4.9 849 96.4 95.1-97.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,396 85 3.6 2.8- 4.6 1,311 96.4 95.4-97.2
AGE
18-34 292 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 207 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 262 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 306 29 7.2 4.8-10.5 277 92.8 89.5-95.2
65-74 218 27 11.0 7.1-16.6 191 89.0 83.4-92.9
75+ 127 19 13.7 8.4-21.3 108 86.3 78.7-91.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 213 19 5.0 3.0- 8.2 194 95.0 91.8-97.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 478 22 3.1 2.0- 4.9 456 96.9 95.1-98.0
Some Post-H.S. 391 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 348 30 6.4 4.2- 9.7 318 93.6 90.3-95.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 284 16 2.9 1.7- 5.1 268 97.1 94.9-98.3
$15,000- 24,999 311 20 4.1 2.5- 6.5 291 95.9 93.5-97.5
$25,000- 34,999 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 169 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 147 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 381 35 6.2 4.2- 8.9 346 93.8 91.1-95.8
No 980 49 3.0 2.2- 4.1 931 97.0 95.9-97.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 168 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,259 74 3.4 2.6- 4.5 1,185 96.6 95.5-97.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 777 52 4.2 3.1- 5.7 725 95.8 94.3-96.9
No 655 33 2.9 1.9- 4.2 622 97.1 95.8-98.1

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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