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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?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 7,266 366 3.7 3.3- 4.2 6,900 96.3 95.8-96.7
GENDER
Male 3,107 153 3.7 3.1- 4.4 2,954 96.3 95.6-96.9
Female 4,159 213 3.7 3.2- 4.4 3,946 96.3 95.6-96.8
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 4,929 251 3.7 3.2- 4.3 4,678 96.3 95.7-96.8
Non-Hispanic Black 1,380 74 4.2 3.2- 5.4 1,306 95.8 94.6-96.8
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 115 *** *** *** 105 90.6 81.3-95.5
Non-Hispanic Other 252 14 4.0 2.0- 7.7 238 96.0 92.3-98.0
Hispanic 504 12 1.6 0.9- 3.0 492 98.4 97.0-99.1
AGE
18-34 1,270 *** *** *** 1,266 99.8 99.4-99.9
35-44 955 12 1.6 0.8- 3.0 943 98.4 97.0-99.2
45-54 1,101 45 4.4 3.1- 6.0 1,056 95.6 94.0-96.9
55-64 1,512 82 4.7 3.7- 6.0 1,430 95.3 94.0-96.3
65-74 1,371 113 8.3 6.8-10.2 1,258 91.7 89.8-93.2
75+ 952 104 11.3 9.2-13.9 848 88.7 86.1-90.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 920 81 6.5 5.0- 8.4 839 93.5 91.6-95.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,997 122 4.4 3.6- 5.4 1,875 95.6 94.6-96.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,918 87 3.1 2.5- 4.0 1,831 96.9 96.0-97.5
College Graduate 2,397 75 1.8 1.4- 2.3 2,322 98.2 97.7-98.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 853 80 7.6 5.8-10.0 773 92.4 90.0-94.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,184 78 5.1 4.0- 6.6 1,106 94.9 93.4-96.0
$25,000- 34,999 702 34 3.8 2.6- 5.6 668 96.2 94.4-97.4
$35,000- 49,999 846 33 2.9 1.9- 4.3 813 97.1 95.7-98.1
$50,000-74,999 788 22 1.6 1.0- 2.5 766 98.4 97.5-99.0
$75,000+ 1,456 33 1.7 1.1- 2.6 1,423 98.3 97.4-98.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,934 230 10.6 9.1-12.3 1,704 89.4 87.7-90.9
No 5,073 126 1.7 1.4- 2.1 4,947 98.3 97.9-98.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 997 58 4.7 3.5- 6.3 939 95.3 93.7-96.5
Non-Veteran 6,255 306 3.5 3.1- 4.0 5,949 96.5 96.0-96.9
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 4,238 229 3.8 3.3- 4.4 4,009 96.2 95.6-96.7
No 3,028 137 3.6 2.9- 4.4 2,891 96.4 95.6-97.1

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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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