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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-MALES

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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
-MALES 3,109 262 9.4 8.1-10.9 2,847 90.6 89.1-91.9
RACE
White 2,234 187 9.2 7.7-11.0 2,047 90.8 89.0-92.3
African American 530 56 11.9 8.9-15.8 474 88.1 84.2-91.1
Other Minorities 305 17 6.2 3.3-11.3 288 93.8 88.7-96.7
AGE
18-34 600 67 12.8 9.7-16.6 533 87.2 83.4-90.3
35-44 429 31 6.7 4.5-10.0 398 93.3 90.0-95.5
45-54 480 33 6.6 4.6- 9.3 447 93.4 90.7-95.4
55-64 689 66 11.1 8.6-14.3 623 88.9 85.7-91.4
65-74 544 41 8.0 5.7-11.1 503 92.0 88.9-94.3
75+ 326 23 7.6 4.9-11.6 303 92.4 88.4-95.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 444 50 13.8 9.8-19.1 394 86.2 80.9-90.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 850 77 8.8 6.9-11.2 773 91.2 88.8-93.1
Some Post-H.S. 764 61 9.0 6.7-11.9 703 91.0 88.1-93.3
College Graduate 1,036 74 7.5 5.8- 9.6 962 92.5 90.4-94.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 325 44 14.7 10.7-19.9 281 85.3 80.1-89.3
$15,000- 24,999 479 55 12.6 9.1-17.4 424 87.4 82.6-90.9
$25,000- 34,999 287 24 9.2 5.8-14.2 263 90.8 85.8-94.2
$35,000- 49,999 378 18 5.0 3.1- 8.1 360 95.0 91.9-96.9
$50,000- 74,999 381 23 7.6 4.5-12.5 358 92.4 87.5-95.5
$75,000+ 749 60 9.1 6.6-12.5 689 90.9 87.5-93.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 756 105 15.9 12.7-19.7 651 84.1 80.3-87.3
No 2,217 144 7.6 6.3- 9.3 2,073 92.4 90.7-93.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 889 63 6.5 5.0- 8.5 826 93.5 91.5-95.0
Non-Veteran 2,213 198 10.3 8.7-12.1 2,015 89.7 87.9-91.3
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,812 163 9.8 8.1-11.8 1,649 90.2 88.2-91.9
No 1,297 99 8.9 7.0-11.2 1,198 91.1 88.8-93.0

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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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