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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 7,266 366 3.7 3.3- 4.2 6,900 96.3 95.8-96.7
-FEMALES 4,159 213 3.7 3.2- 4.4 3,946 96.3 95.6-96.8
RACE
White 2,931 153 3.8 3.1- 4.6 2,778 96.2 95.4-96.9
African American 904 44 3.5 2.5- 4.8 860 96.5 95.2-97.5
Other Minorities 270 15 4.3 2.3- 7.9 255 95.7 92.1-97.7
AGE
18-34 671 *** *** *** 669 99.7 99.0-99.9
35-44 527 *** *** *** 523 98.4 95.5-99.5
45-54 621 21 3.3 2.0- 5.3 600 96.7 94.7-98.0
55-64 824 45 4.5 3.3- 6.2 779 95.5 93.8-96.7
65-74 826 73 9.2 7.2-11.8 753 90.8 88.2-92.8
75+ 626 64 10.5 8.1-13.5 562 89.5 86.5-91.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 476 43 6.3 4.3- 9.1 433 93.7 90.9-95.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,150 68 4.4 3.4- 5.8 1,082 95.6 94.2-96.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,153 59 3.6 2.7- 4.9 1,094 96.4 95.1-97.3
College Graduate 1,361 43 1.7 1.2- 2.4 1,318 98.3 97.6-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 527 48 7.2 4.9-10.3 479 92.8 89.7-95.1
$15,000- 24,999 708 44 4.9 3.5- 6.9 664 95.1 93.1-96.5
$25,000- 34,999 415 19 3.6 2.1- 5.9 396 96.4 94.1-97.9
$35,000- 49,999 468 19 3.1 1.8- 5.4 449 96.9 94.6-98.2
$50,000- 74,999 407 13 1.9 1.1- 3.5 394 98.1 96.5-98.9
$75,000+ 707 11 1.0 0.5- 2.0 696 99.0 98.0-99.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,180 144 10.8 9.0-13.0 1,036 89.2 87.0-91.0
No 2,856 66 1.6 1.2- 2.1 2,790 98.4 97.9-98.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 109 *** *** *** 106 96.6 89.4-98.9
Non-Veteran 4,043 210 3.8 3.2- 4.4 3,833 96.2 95.6-96.8
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,427 124 3.4 2.8- 4.2 2,303 96.6 95.8-97.2
No 1,732 89 4.1 3.2- 5.3 1,643 95.9 94.7-96.8

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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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