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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,265 826 11.5 10.6-12.4 6,439 88.5 87.6-89.4
-FEMALES 4,156 564 13.4 12.1-14.7 3,592 86.6 85.3-87.9
RACE
White 2,931 386 13.5 12.1-15.2 2,545 86.5 84.8-87.9
African American 902 135 14.2 11.6-17.2 767 85.8 82.8-88.4
Other Minorities 269 38 10.7 7.0-16.0 231 89.3 84.0-93.0
AGE
18-34 669 85 13.0 10.4-16.3 584 87.0 83.7-89.6
35-44 524 70 14.8 11.5-18.8 454 85.2 81.2-88.5
45-54 618 77 12.3 9.7-15.6 541 87.7 84.4-90.3
55-64 824 137 15.0 12.6-17.8 687 85.0 82.2-87.4
65-74 826 117 14.1 11.6-17.0 709 85.9 83.0-88.4
75+ 631 68 10.3 7.8-13.5 563 89.7 86.5-92.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 478 82 15.9 12.4-20.1 396 84.1 79.9-87.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,151 169 14.6 12.3-17.4 982 85.4 82.6-87.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,153 157 13.4 11.2-16.0 996 86.6 84.0-88.8
College Graduate 1,355 154 10.7 8.9-12.7 1,201 89.3 87.3-91.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 525 119 20.3 16.5-24.7 406 79.7 75.3-83.5
$15,000- 24,999 709 106 14.8 11.8-18.4 603 85.2 81.6-88.2
$25,000- 34,999 416 50 14.7 10.6-19.9 366 85.3 80.1-89.4
$35,000- 49,999 467 68 14.3 10.5-19.1 399 85.7 80.9-89.5
$50,000- 74,999 406 40 9.1 6.4-12.8 366 90.9 87.2-93.6
$75,000+ 704 78 11.2 8.8-14.2 626 88.8 85.8-91.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,182 281 24.8 21.8-28.0 901 75.2 72.0-78.2
No 2,852 262 9.5 8.3-11.0 2,590 90.5 89.0-91.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 110 *** *** *** 102 94.9 89.1-97.7
Non-Veteran 4,039 556 13.6 12.4-15.0 3,483 86.4 85.0-87.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,431 352 14.7 13.0-16.6 2,079 85.3 83.4-87.0
No 1,725 212 11.6 9.9-13.5 1,513 88.4 86.5-90.1

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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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