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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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%)
TOTAL 7,267 621 6.2 5.6- 6.8 6,646 93.8 93.2-94.4
GENDER
Male 3,107 213 4.8 4.1- 5.6 2,894 95.2 94.4-95.9
Female 4,160 408 7.4 6.7- 8.3 3,752 92.6 91.7-93.3
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 4,935 500 7.7 6.9- 8.5 4,435 92.3 91.5-93.1
Non-Hispanic Black 1,380 85 3.7 2.9- 4.7 1,295 96.3 95.3-97.1
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 114 *** *** *** 108 95.5 88.4-98.3
Non-Hispanic Other 249 17 4.4 2.3- 8.3 232 95.6 91.7-97.7
Hispanic 504 *** *** *** 496 99.0 97.9-99.5
AGE
18-34 1,269 *** *** *** 1,259 99.3 98.7-99.6
35-44 954 27 3.2 2.1- 4.9 927 96.8 95.1-97.9
45-54 1,100 54 4.6 3.4- 6.1 1,046 95.4 93.9-96.6
55-64 1,512 142 8.9 7.4-10.5 1,370 91.1 89.5-92.6
65-74 1,370 211 15.7 13.5-18.0 1,159 84.3 82.0-86.5
75+ 957 174 18.2 15.6-21.2 783 81.8 78.8-84.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 919 77 6.4 5.0- 8.3 842 93.6 91.7-95.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,002 170 6.1 5.2- 7.2 1,832 93.9 92.8-94.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,915 171 6.3 5.3- 7.5 1,744 93.7 92.5-94.7
College Graduate 2,397 202 5.9 5.1- 6.9 2,195 94.1 93.1-94.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 850 76 6.9 5.2- 9.1 774 93.1 90.9-94.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,187 100 6.3 5.0- 7.9 1,087 93.7 92.1-95.0
$25,000- 34,999 703 72 6.9 5.3- 9.0 631 93.1 91.0-94.7
$35,000- 49,999 846 72 5.7 4.3- 7.4 774 94.3 92.6-95.7
$50,000-74,999 789 66 6.4 4.9- 8.3 723 93.6 91.7-95.1
$75,000+ 1,455 96 4.7 3.7- 5.8 1,359 95.3 94.2-96.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,936 277 11.9 10.4-13.6 1,659 88.1 86.4-89.6
No 5,072 324 4.5 3.9- 5.1 4,748 95.5 94.9-96.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 997 102 8.1 6.5-10.1 895 91.9 89.9-93.5
Non-Veteran 6,256 517 5.9 5.3- 6.5 5,739 94.1 93.5-94.7
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 4,241 357 6.3 5.6- 7.0 3,884 93.7 93.0-94.4
No 3,026 264 6.1 5.3- 7.0 2,762 93.9 93.0-94.7

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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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