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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-MALES

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

(Ever told) you had any other types of cancer?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,267 621 6.2 5.6- 6.8 6,646 93.8 93.2-94.4
-MALES 3,107 213 4.8 4.1- 5.6 2,894 95.2 94.4-95.9
RACE
White 2,234 171 5.6 4.7- 6.7 2,063 94.4 93.3-95.3
African American 530 32 3.4 2.3- 5.0 498 96.6 95.0-97.7
Other Minorities 303 *** *** *** 296 98.4 96.2-99.3
AGE
18-34 599 *** *** *** 598 99.8 98.8- 100
35-44 429 *** *** *** 424 98.5 96.4-99.4
45-54 480 16 3.2 1.9- 5.4 464 96.8 94.6-98.1
55-64 688 54 7.3 5.5- 9.6 634 92.7 90.4-94.5
65-74 545 77 15.4 12.1-19.3 468 84.6 80.7-87.9
75+ 325 59 17.1 13.0-22.2 266 82.9 77.8-87.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 444 28 4.6 3.0- 7.0 416 95.4 93.0-97.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 849 56 4.7 3.6- 6.3 793 95.3 93.7-96.4
Some Post-H.S. 764 51 4.6 3.4- 6.2 713 95.4 93.8-96.6
College Graduate 1,035 77 5.3 4.2- 6.8 958 94.7 93.2-95.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 327 21 5.0 3.1- 8.0 306 95.0 92.0-96.9
$15,000- 24,999 478 31 4.4 2.9- 6.5 447 95.6 93.5-97.1
$25,000- 34,999 287 26 6.2 4.0- 9.5 261 93.8 90.5-96.0
$35,000- 49,999 378 21 3.8 2.3- 6.1 357 96.2 93.9-97.7
$50,000- 74,999 381 26 5.3 3.5- 8.1 355 94.7 91.9-96.5
$75,000+ 748 48 4.1 3.0- 5.7 700 95.9 94.3-97.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 755 89 9.7 7.7-12.3 666 90.3 87.7-92.3
No 2,216 117 3.5 2.8- 4.2 2,099 96.5 95.8-97.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 887 94 8.4 6.7-10.6 793 91.6 89.4-93.3
Non-Veteran 2,213 118 3.6 3.0- 4.5 2,095 96.4 95.5-97.0
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,810 114 4.4 3.6- 5.5 1,696 95.6 94.5-96.4
No 1,297 99 5.3 4.2- 6.6 1,198 94.7 93.4-95.8

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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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