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2015 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 6,687 582 7.2 6.6- 8.0 6,105 92.8 92.0-93.4
-MALES 2,871 202 5.4 4.6- 6.3 2,669 94.6 93.7-95.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,938 150 5.6 4.7- 6.8 1,788 94.4 93.2-95.3
Non-Hispanic Black 491 44 7.6 5.4-10.6 447 92.4 89.4-94.6
Other 391 *** *** *** 385 99.1 97.8-99.6
AGE
18-34 603 *** *** *** 600 99.4 98.2-99.8
35-44 416 *** *** *** 411 98.7 96.3-99.5
45-54 519 12 2.0 1.1- 3.7 507 98.0 96.3-98.9
55-64 599 46 7.3 5.3- 9.9 553 92.7 90.1-94.7
65-74 446 74 16.6 13.0-21.0 372 83.4 79.0-87.0
75+ 256 61 23.8 17.9-31.0 195 76.2 69.0-82.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 325 27 7.2 4.7-10.8 298 92.8 89.2-95.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 836 52 4.7 3.4- 6.3 784 95.3 93.7-96.6
Some Post-H.S. 726 46 4.5 3.2- 6.2 680 95.5 93.8-96.8
College Graduate 963 75 5.9 4.6- 7.7 888 94.1 92.3-95.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 234 11 3.8 1.9- 7.7 223 96.2 92.3-98.1
$15,000- 24,999 463 35 6.0 4.1- 8.7 428 94.0 91.3-95.9
$25,000- 34,999 256 18 4.7 2.7- 8.1 238 95.3 91.9-97.3
$35,000- 49,999 343 32 6.8 4.5-10.1 311 93.2 89.9-95.5
$50,000- 74,999 407 19 4.2 2.5- 7.1 388 95.8 92.9-97.5
$75,000+ 706 47 4.4 3.2- 6.0 659 95.6 94.0-96.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 689 93 11.0 8.7-13.9 596 89.0 86.1-91.3
No 2,114 105 3.8 3.0- 4.7 2,009 96.2 95.3-97.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 776 108 10.3 8.2-12.7 668 89.7 87.3-91.8
Non-Veteran 2,083 93 3.9 3.1- 4.9 1,990 96.1 95.1-96.9
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 852 49 4.8 3.5- 6.5 803 95.2 93.5-96.5
Regional City or Suburban 639 49 5.4 3.9- 7.4 590 94.6 92.6-96.1
Rural 1,380 104 5.8 4.6- 7.3 1,276 94.2 92.7-95.4

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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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