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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-Non-Hispanic Black

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,519 298 3.8 3.3- 4.4 6,221 96.2 95.6-96.7
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,270 78 5.9 4.4- 7.9 1,192 94.1 92.1-95.6
GENDER
Male 518 28 4.8 2.8- 8.1 490 95.2 91.9-97.2
Female 752 50 6.7 4.7- 9.6 702 93.3 90.4-95.3
AGE
18-34 278 *** *** *** 278 100 . - .
35-44 185 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 219 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 275 31 13.8 8.6-21.4 244 86.2 78.6-91.4
65-74 195 19 9.4 5.8-15.0 176 90.6 85.0-94.2
75+ 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 163 23 15.1 9.2-23.8 140 84.9 76.2-90.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 449 29 5.2 3.2- 8.4 420 94.8 91.6-96.8
Some Post-H.S. 348 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 309 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 194 25 13.4 7.7-22.1 169 86.6 77.9-92.3
$15,000- 24,999 263 19 5.8 3.2-10.3 244 94.2 89.7-96.8
$25,000- 34,999 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 151 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 140 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 329 57 19.5 14.1-26.5 272 80.5 73.5-85.9
No 837 17 2.1 1.2- 3.7 820 97.9 96.3-98.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 394 54 14.1 9.9-19.5 340 85.9 80.5-90.1
No 830 22 3.0 1.7- 5.0 808 97.0 95.0-98.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 153 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,117 65 5.4 3.9- 7.4 1,052 94.6 92.6-96.1
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 450 24 5.4 3.3- 8.6 426 94.6 91.4-96.7
Regional City or Suburban County 240 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 580 45 7.6 5.0-11.4 535 92.4 88.6-95.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 628 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 290 26 11.8 7.4-18.5 264 88.2 81.5-92.6
Unable to Work 193 40 24.2 16.4-34.0 153 75.8 66.0-83.6
Other not in Labor Force 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 160 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 251 22 7.4 4.4-12.3 229 92.6 87.7-95.6
151% to 200% 88 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 428 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 332 29 9.9 5.8-16.2 303 90.1 83.8-94.2
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 385 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 553 30 4.8 3.1- 7.4 523 95.2 92.6-96.9

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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