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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Status-Males

General Health Indicator for Healthy North Carolina 2020

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent/Vg/Good Fair/Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,677 5,289 80.8 79.6-81.9 1,388 19.2 18.1-20.4
-MALES 2,865 2,324 82.7 81.0-84.3 541 17.3 15.7-19.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,937 1,613 84.3 82.2-86.2 324 15.7 13.8-17.8
Non-Hispanic Black 487 377 81.0 76.7-84.6 110 19.0 15.4-23.3
Other 390 290 76.8 71.7-81.3 100 23.2 18.7-28.3
AGE
18-34 603 562 92.7 89.7-94.9 41 7.3 5.1-10.3
35-44 415 359 86.7 82.5-90.1 56 13.3 9.9-17.5
45-54 517 404 77.5 72.9-81.4 113 22.5 18.6-27.1
55-64 598 447 76.5 72.4-80.2 151 23.5 19.8-27.6
65-74 446 348 75.6 70.1-80.4 98 24.4 19.6-29.9
75+ 255 175 63.9 55.9-71.2 80 36.1 28.8-44.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 323 187 61.0 54.6-67.1 136 39.0 32.9-45.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 835 637 80.2 77.0-83.1 198 19.8 16.9-23.0
Some Post-H.S. 723 597 87.0 84.2-89.4 126 13.0 10.6-15.8
College Graduate 964 886 94.6 93.1-95.8 78 5.4 4.2- 6.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 233 131 58.3 50.4-65.7 102 41.7 34.3-49.6
$15,000- 24,999 461 304 68.0 62.7-72.8 157 32.0 27.2-37.3
$25,000- 34,999 255 204 81.7 75.0-87.0 51 18.3 13.0-25.0
$35,000- 49,999 341 289 86.1 81.3-89.9 52 13.9 10.1-18.7
$50,000- 74,999 408 370 92.9 89.7-95.2 38 7.1 4.8-10.3
$75,000+ 706 657 94.9 92.8-96.4 49 5.1 3.6- 7.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 689 349 51.6 47.0-56.1 340 48.4 43.9-53.0
No 2,108 1,916 91.4 89.8-92.7 192 8.6 7.3-10.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 777 620 83.2 79.9-86.0 157 16.8 14.0-20.1
Non-Veteran 2,076 1,696 82.6 80.6-84.5 380 17.4 15.5-19.4
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 849 739 86.4 83.5-88.9 110 13.6 11.1-16.5
Regional City or Suburban 639 509 80.7 76.9-84.0 130 19.3 16.0-23.1
Rural 1,377 1,076 80.9 78.3-83.3 301 19.1 16.7-21.7

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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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