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2015 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 6,677 619 7.1 6.5- 7.8 6,058 92.9 92.2-93.5
-FEMALES 3,813 332 6.6 5.9- 7.5 3,481 93.4 92.5-94.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,542 322 9.8 8.6-11.1 2,220 90.2 88.9-91.4
Non-Hispanic Black 818 *** *** *** 816 99.7 98.6-99.9
Other 411 *** *** *** 406 99.1 97.3-99.7
AGE
18-34 657 *** *** *** 653 99.3 97.8-99.8
35-44 521 *** *** *** 511 97.7 95.4-98.8
45-54 644 35 5.9 4.1- 8.4 609 94.1 91.6-95.9
55-64 738 65 8.8 6.7-11.4 673 91.2 88.6-93.3
65-74 691 99 14.0 11.2-17.4 592 86.0 82.6-88.8
75+ 502 114 20.5 16.8-24.7 388 79.5 75.3-83.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 393 35 6.7 4.6- 9.6 358 93.3 90.4-95.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,030 94 7.0 5.6- 8.9 936 93.0 91.1-94.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,116 94 6.5 5.1- 8.2 1,022 93.5 91.8-94.9
College Graduate 1,264 109 6.5 5.3- 8.0 1,155 93.5 92.0-94.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 425 28 4.8 3.1- 7.4 397 95.2 92.6-96.9
$15,000- 24,999 639 46 5.3 3.8- 7.4 593 94.7 92.6-96.2
$25,000- 34,999 330 25 6.3 4.1- 9.7 305 93.7 90.3-95.9
$35,000- 49,999 402 43 8.9 6.1-12.7 359 91.1 87.3-93.9
$50,000- 74,999 407 37 6.7 4.6- 9.8 370 93.3 90.2-95.4
$75,000+ 720 51 5.5 4.1- 7.4 669 94.5 92.6-95.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,066 142 11.3 9.3-13.5 924 88.7 86.5-90.7
No 2,674 186 5.0 4.2- 5.9 2,488 95.0 94.1-95.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 126 *** *** *** 116 91.0 83.0-95.4
Non-Veteran 3,679 322 6.6 5.8- 7.5 3,357 93.4 92.5-94.2
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,120 70 4.9 3.8- 6.4 1,050 95.1 93.6-96.2
Regional City or Suburban 807 72 7.3 5.7- 9.4 735 92.7 90.6-94.3
Rural 1,886 190 7.6 6.4- 9.1 1,696 92.4 90.9-93.6

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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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