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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?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,266 366 3.7 3.3- 4.2 6,900 96.3 95.8-96.7
-African Americans 1,432 78 4.2 3.2- 5.4 1,354 95.8 94.6-96.8
GENDER
Male 528 34 5.1 3.5- 7.4 494 94.9 92.6-96.5
Female 904 44 3.5 2.5- 4.8 860 96.5 95.2-97.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,396 76 4.3 3.3- 5.5 1,320 95.7 94.5-96.7
AGE
18-34 292 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 206 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 262 17 6.3 3.6-10.7 245 93.7 89.3-96.4
55-64 306 20 6.1 3.8- 9.8 286 93.9 90.2-96.2
65-74 219 20 9.0 5.5-14.4 199 91.0 85.6-94.5
75+ 127 15 13.3 7.4-22.7 112 86.7 77.3-92.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 214 17 6.6 3.8-11.2 197 93.4 88.8-96.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 476 32 5.4 3.6- 7.9 444 94.6 92.1-96.4
Some Post-H.S. 392 20 3.1 1.9- 5.2 372 96.9 94.8-98.1
College Graduate 348 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 286 24 7.4 4.6-11.6 262 92.6 88.4-95.4
$15,000- 24,999 308 23 5.2 3.3- 8.3 285 94.8 91.7-96.7
$25,000- 34,999 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 169 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 147 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 382 54 13.8 10.2-18.4 328 86.2 81.6-89.8
No 979 23 1.6 1.0- 2.6 956 98.4 97.4-99.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 167 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,260 65 3.9 2.9- 5.1 1,195 96.1 94.9-97.1
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 776 43 4.2 3.0- 5.9 733 95.8 94.1-97.0
No 656 35 4.2 2.8- 6.2 621 95.8 93.8-97.2

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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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