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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 6,487 392 4.7 4.2- 5.4 6,095 95.3 94.6-95.8
-FEMALES 3,528 177 4.0 3.3- 4.8 3,351 96.0 95.2-96.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,364 138 4.6 3.7- 5.6 2,226 95.4 94.4-96.3
Non-Hispanic Black 749 29 3.3 2.1- 5.4 720 96.7 94.6-97.9
Other 60 *** *** *** 58 97.2 86.2-99.5
AGE
18-34 662 *** *** *** 660 99.6 98.3-99.9
35-44 478 *** *** *** 471 98.9 97.6-99.5
45-54 554 17 3.0 1.8- 5.1 537 97.0 94.9-98.2
55-64 688 33 4.6 2.8- 7.5 655 95.4 92.5-97.2
65-74 662 58 9.6 7.1-12.9 604 90.4 87.1-92.9
75+ 440 59 13.3 9.8-17.8 381 86.7 82.2-90.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 344 32 7.9 5.3-11.6 312 92.1 88.4-94.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 941 65 5.3 3.9- 7.1 876 94.7 92.9-96.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,063 45 3.1 2.1- 4.6 1,018 96.9 95.4-97.9
College Graduate 1,171 35 2.0 1.3- 2.9 1,136 98.0 97.1-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 389 33 5.8 3.9- 8.7 356 94.2 91.3-96.1
$15,000- 24,999 611 39 5.5 3.8- 8.0 572 94.5 92.0-96.2
$25,000- 34,999 312 20 6.4 3.8-10.8 292 93.6 89.2-96.2
$35,000- 49,999 432 13 2.0 1.0- 3.9 419 98.0 96.1-99.0
$50,000- 74,999 419 *** *** *** 410 98.8 97.6-99.4
$75,000+ 673 19 1.5 0.9- 2.6 654 98.5 97.4-99.1
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 902 110 11.1 8.8-14.0 792 88.9 86.0-91.2
No 2,264 60 2.2 1.6- 3.1 2,204 97.8 96.9-98.4
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 1,059 120 9.7 7.8-12.0 939 90.3 88.0-92.2
No 2,381 53 1.8 1.3- 2.6 2,328 98.2 97.4-98.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 85 *** *** *** 81 95.8 87.7-98.7
Non-Veteran 3,442 173 4.0 3.3- 4.8 3,269 96.0 95.2-96.7
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 942 28 2.6 1.7- 3.9 914 97.4 96.1-98.3
Regional City or Suburban County 802 30 3.5 2.3- 5.3 772 96.5 94.7-97.7
Rural 1,784 119 5.5 4.3- 6.9 1,665 94.5 93.1-95.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,589 24 1.1 0.7- 1.8 1,565 98.9 98.2-99.3
Unemployed 132 *** *** *** 127 97.2 92.5-99.0
Retired 1,020 98 9.3 7.3-11.7 922 90.7 88.3-92.7
Unable to Work 361 38 11.1 7.4-16.4 323 88.9 83.6-92.6
Other not in Labor Force 409 11 2.0 0.9- 4.1 398 98.0 95.9-99.1
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 147 *** *** *** 141 96.3 90.9-98.5
50% to 100% 321 16 3.4 1.9- 6.1 305 96.6 93.9-98.1
101% to 150% 548 50 7.6 5.5-10.6 498 92.4 89.4-94.5
151% to 200% 228 11 4.3 2.0- 8.7 217 95.7 91.3-98.0
More than 200% 1,550 49 2.0 1.4- 2.8 1,501 98.0 97.2-98.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 732 40 4.2 2.8- 6.1 692 95.8 93.9-97.2
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,275 80 5.6 4.2- 7.4 1,195 94.4 92.6-95.8
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,521 57 2.9 2.1- 3.9 1,464 97.1 96.1-97.9

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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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