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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-FEMALES

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you had skin cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,255 689 6.6 6.1- 7.2 6,566 93.4 92.8-93.9
-FEMALES 4,158 379 6.6 5.9- 7.4 3,779 93.4 92.6-94.1
RACE
White 2,930 360 9.0 8.0-10.2 2,570 91.0 89.8-92.0
African American 905 *** *** *** 903 99.9 99.5- 100
Other Minorities 269 12 2.9 1.5- 5.7 257 97.1 94.3-98.5
AGE
18-34 670 *** *** *** 662 99.0 97.6-99.5
35-44 527 *** *** *** 518 98.4 96.6-99.2
45-54 620 37 6.0 4.3- 8.5 583 94.0 91.5-95.7
55-64 825 73 8.5 6.7-10.9 752 91.5 89.1-93.3
65-74 822 122 15.2 12.6-18.2 700 84.8 81.8-87.4
75+ 630 128 19.7 16.5-23.4 502 80.3 76.6-83.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 479 48 7.8 5.6-10.7 431 92.2 89.3-94.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,152 96 5.7 4.6- 7.1 1,056 94.3 92.9-95.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,151 100 6.1 4.8- 7.7 1,051 93.9 92.3-95.2
College Graduate 1,358 133 7.5 6.2- 9.1 1,225 92.5 90.9-93.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 526 40 5.2 3.6- 7.4 486 94.8 92.6-96.4
$15,000- 24,999 709 51 5.3 3.8- 7.4 658 94.7 92.6-96.2
$25,000- 34,999 416 39 6.4 4.6- 9.0 377 93.6 91.0-95.4
$35,000- 49,999 467 46 6.5 4.6- 9.0 421 93.5 91.0-95.4
$50,000- 74,999 407 43 8.4 5.8-12.1 364 91.6 87.9-94.2
$75,000+ 706 61 5.8 4.4- 7.6 645 94.2 92.4-95.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,182 167 11.6 9.8-13.8 1,015 88.4 86.2-90.2
No 2,853 206 5.1 4.3- 5.9 2,647 94.9 94.1-95.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 110 *** *** *** 103 95.6 90.7-98.0
Non-Veteran 4,041 372 6.7 5.9- 7.5 3,669 93.3 92.5-94.1
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,426 226 6.8 5.9- 7.9 2,200 93.2 92.1-94.1
No 1,732 153 6.2 5.2- 7.5 1,579 93.8 92.5-94.8

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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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