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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-Non-Hispanic White

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,682 284 3.7 3.2- 4.2 6,398 96.3 95.8-96.8
-Non-Hispanic White 4,482 200 3.9 3.3- 4.6 4,282 96.1 95.4-96.7
GENDER
Male 1,932 78 3.8 2.9- 4.9 1,854 96.2 95.1-97.1
Female 2,550 122 4.0 3.2- 4.9 2,428 96.0 95.1-96.8
AGE
18-34 695 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 512 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 756 20 2.5 1.5- 4.2 736 97.5 95.8-98.5
55-64 938 39 4.9 3.4- 7.0 899 95.1 93.0-96.6
65-74 909 57 6.9 5.1- 9.3 852 93.1 90.7-94.9
75+ 627 70 13.3 10.1-17.5 557 86.7 82.5-89.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 317 33 8.8 5.9-12.9 284 91.2 87.1-94.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,135 69 5.0 3.8- 6.6 1,066 95.0 93.4-96.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,305 56 3.3 2.5- 4.4 1,249 96.7 95.6-97.5
College Graduate 1,708 42 1.7 1.2- 2.3 1,666 98.3 97.7-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 326 33 8.6 5.8-12.6 293 91.4 87.4-94.2
$15,000- 24,999 576 38 7.3 4.9-10.7 538 92.7 89.3-95.1
$25,000- 34,999 362 23 5.3 3.3- 8.5 339 94.7 91.5-96.7
$35,000- 49,999 527 15 2.4 1.4- 4.2 512 97.6 95.8-98.6
$50,000- 74,999 623 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 1,173 23 1.5 1.0- 2.4 1,150 98.5 97.6-99.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,236 132 10.2 8.3-12.5 1,104 89.8 87.5-91.7
No 3,166 67 1.7 1.3- 2.3 3,099 98.3 97.7-98.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 667 40 6.4 4.4- 9.3 627 93.6 90.7-95.6
Non-Veteran 3,809 159 3.5 2.9- 4.1 3,650 96.5 95.9-97.1
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,123 37 3.1 2.1- 4.6 1,086 96.9 95.4-97.9
Regional City or Suburban 1,060 52 3.8 2.8- 5.1 1,008 96.2 94.9-97.2
Rural 2,299 111 4.4 3.5- 5.5 2,188 95.6 94.5-96.5

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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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