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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-Non-Hispanic Black

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 6,687 582 7.2 6.6- 8.0 6,105 92.8 92.0-93.4
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,306 99 6.9 5.5- 8.7 1,207 93.1 91.3-94.5
GENDER
Male 491 44 7.6 5.4-10.6 447 92.4 89.4-94.6
Female 815 55 6.4 4.6- 8.7 760 93.6 91.3-95.4
AGE
18-34 252 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 216 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 258 15 5.5 3.1- 9.6 243 94.5 90.4-96.9
55-64 282 27 12.4 7.9-19.0 255 87.6 81.0-92.1
65-74 182 29 18.8 12.8-26.8 153 81.2 73.2-87.2
75+ 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 162 28 15.8 10.5-23.2 134 84.2 76.8-89.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 478 30 5.3 3.6- 7.8 448 94.7 92.2-96.4
Some Post-H.S. 355 23 5.7 3.4- 9.3 332 94.3 90.7-96.6
College Graduate 310 18 4.8 2.8- 8.1 292 95.2 91.9-97.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 199 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 300 22 6.8 4.2-10.9 278 93.2 89.1-95.8
$25,000- 34,999 130 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 129 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 138 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 356 43 12.5 8.9-17.2 313 87.5 82.8-91.1
No 908 53 5.1 3.7- 7.1 855 94.9 92.9-96.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 165 23 12.1 7.7-18.6 142 87.9 81.4-92.3
Non-Veteran 1,139 76 6.3 4.8- 8.1 1,063 93.7 91.9-95.2
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 491 32 6.2 4.1- 9.1 459 93.8 90.9-95.9
Regional City or Suburban 219 17 8.0 4.7-13.3 202 92.0 86.7-95.3
Rural 596 50 7.3 5.2-10.2 546 92.7 89.8-94.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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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