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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome-African Americans

Have you ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that you had Chronic Fatigue
Syndrome (CFS) or Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME)?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,347 146 1.9 1.6- 2.3 6,201 98.1 97.7-98.4
-African Americans 1,226 13 0.8 0.5- 1.5 1,213 99.2 98.5-99.5
GENDER
Male 436 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 790 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,200 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 229 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 174 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 234 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 268 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 192 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 116 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 172 *** *** *** 172 100 . - .
H.S. or G.E.D. 396 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 351 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 306 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 224 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 266 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 133 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 149 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 132 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 348 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 866 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 141 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,085 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 614 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 612 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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