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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-Females

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,513 240 3.2 2.8- 3.8 6,273 96.8 96.2-97.2
-FEMALES 3,543 130 3.6 2.9- 4.4 3,413 96.4 95.6-97.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,373 85 3.4 2.6- 4.4 2,288 96.6 95.6-97.4
Non-Hispanic Black 752 30 4.1 2.6- 6.5 722 95.9 93.5-97.4
Other 59 *** *** *** 59 100 . - .
AGE
18-34 661 11 1.8 0.9- 3.4 650 98.2 96.6-99.1
35-44 479 *** *** *** 471 97.9 95.7-99.0
45-54 557 15 3.4 1.9- 5.9 542 96.6 94.1-98.1
55-64 689 30 5.5 3.4- 8.8 659 94.5 91.2-96.6
65-74 665 37 6.2 4.2- 9.1 628 93.8 90.9-95.8
75+ 448 28 5.0 3.2- 7.7 420 95.0 92.3-96.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 348 22 6.2 3.9- 9.9 326 93.8 90.1-96.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 948 45 3.9 2.7- 5.7 903 96.1 94.3-97.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,065 39 3.6 2.4- 5.2 1,026 96.4 94.8-97.6
College Graduate 1,173 24 2.0 1.2- 3.3 1,149 98.0 96.7-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 388 21 5.8 3.3- 9.8 367 94.2 90.2-96.7
$15,000- 24,999 611 27 3.9 2.5- 6.1 584 96.1 93.9-97.5
$25,000- 34,999 316 12 4.3 2.2- 8.2 304 95.7 91.8-97.8
$35,000- 49,999 434 21 3.9 2.2- 7.0 413 96.1 93.0-97.8
$50,000- 74,999 419 *** *** *** 410 98.2 96.3-99.1
$75,000+ 674 15 2.2 1.2- 3.8 659 97.8 96.2-98.8
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 915 76 8.5 6.4-11.3 839 91.5 88.7-93.6
No 2,269 47 2.3 1.7- 3.3 2,222 97.7 96.7-98.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 1,073 83 7.8 6.0-10.2 990 92.2 89.8-94.0
No 2,385 44 1.9 1.3- 2.7 2,341 98.1 97.3-98.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 87 *** *** *** 85 98.6 93.6-99.7
Non-Veteran 3,455 128 3.6 2.9- 4.5 3,327 96.4 95.5-97.1
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 942 31 3.1 2.1- 4.6 911 96.9 95.4-97.9
Regional City or Suburban County 810 22 2.5 1.5- 4.1 788 97.5 95.9-98.5
Rural 1,791 77 4.6 3.4- 6.2 1,714 95.4 93.8-96.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,592 22 1.6 1.0- 2.6 1,570 98.4 97.4-99.0
Unemployed 132 *** *** *** 123 94.1 87.9-97.3
Retired 1,026 60 5.1 3.8- 6.9 966 94.9 93.1-96.2
Unable to Work 364 30 11.2 7.3-16.9 334 88.8 83.1-92.7
Other not in Labor Force 412 *** *** *** 403 97.6 95.0-98.9
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 147 *** *** *** 137 91.8 83.3-96.2
50% to 100% 321 14 4.0 2.2- 7.3 307 96.0 92.7-97.8
101% to 150% 549 21 3.2 1.9- 5.3 528 96.8 94.7-98.1
151% to 200% 229 11 4.6 2.2- 9.2 218 95.4 90.8-97.8
More than 200% 1,555 48 2.7 1.9- 3.9 1,507 97.3 96.1-98.1
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 736 36 4.9 3.2- 7.5 700 95.1 92.5-96.8
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,286 47 3.6 2.5- 5.2 1,239 96.4 94.8-97.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,521 47 3.2 2.3- 4.4 1,474 96.8 95.6-97.7

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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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