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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Chronic Health Conditions

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
-Piedmont 3,355 252 6.5 5.6- 7.4 3,103 93.5 92.6-94.4
GENDER
Male 1,434 89 4.9 3.9- 6.2 1,345 95.1 93.8-96.1
Female 1,921 163 7.9 6.6- 9.4 1,758 92.1 90.6-93.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,160 187 7.3 6.2- 8.6 1,973 92.7 91.4-93.8
Non-Hispanic Black 693 48 6.7 4.9- 9.1 645 93.3 90.9-95.1
Other 450 15 2.3 1.3- 4.1 435 97.7 95.9-98.7
AGE
18-34 689 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 517 15 2.8 1.5- 4.8 502 97.2 95.2-98.5
45-54 629 40 6.9 4.8- 9.7 589 93.1 90.3-95.2
55-64 609 52 9.2 6.8-12.3 557 90.8 87.7-93.2
65-74 516 82 15.8 12.6-19.7 434 84.2 80.3-87.4
75+ 342 55 17.3 13.1-22.5 287 82.7 77.5-86.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 346 34 8.6 6.0-12.2 312 91.4 87.8-94.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 838 73 7.3 5.6- 9.4 765 92.7 90.6-94.4
Some Post-H.S. 876 68 6.6 5.0- 8.5 808 93.4 91.5-95.0
College Graduate 1,276 76 4.6 3.6- 5.8 1,200 95.4 94.2-96.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 296 29 8.3 5.4-12.4 267 91.7 87.6-94.6
$15,000- 24,999 505 39 6.4 4.6- 9.0 466 93.6 91.0-95.4
$25,000- 34,999 285 22 7.5 4.7-11.7 263 92.5 88.3-95.3
$35,000- 49,999 355 31 5.9 4.0- 8.6 324 94.1 91.4-96.0
$50,000- 74,999 388 24 6.3 3.9- 9.9 364 93.7 90.1-96.1
$75,000+ 834 40 4.0 2.8- 5.7 794 96.0 94.3-97.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 743 104 13.5 11.0-16.6 639 86.5 83.4-89.0
No 2,543 141 4.5 3.7- 5.4 2,402 95.5 94.6-96.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 375 38 8.1 5.7-11.3 337 91.9 88.7-94.3
Non-Veteran 2,967 214 6.3 5.4- 7.3 2,753 93.7 92.7-94.6
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,803 114 5.5 4.4- 6.7 1,689 94.5 93.3-95.6
Regional City or Suburban 889 79 7.6 5.9- 9.7 810 92.4 90.3-94.1
Rural 663 59 7.7 5.7-10.3 604 92.3 89.7-94.3

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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