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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-Males

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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
-MALES 2,970 110 2.9 2.3- 3.6 2,860 97.1 96.4-97.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,983 72 2.7 2.1- 3.6 1,911 97.3 96.4-97.9
Non-Hispanic Black 514 24 3.9 2.2- 6.6 490 96.1 93.4-97.8
Other 52 *** *** *** 50 96.5 80.4-99.5
AGE
18-34 677 *** *** *** 671 99.3 98.3-99.7
35-44 406 *** *** *** 399 98.2 96.1-99.2
45-54 494 19 3.4 2.0- 5.8 475 96.6 94.2-98.0
55-64 570 26 3.5 2.1- 5.7 544 96.5 94.3-97.9
65-74 529 25 4.3 2.7- 6.7 504 95.7 93.3-97.3
75+ 256 26 10.9 6.5-17.6 230 89.1 82.4-93.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 366 21 4.5 2.6- 7.8 345 95.5 92.2-97.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 847 34 3.5 2.3- 5.2 813 96.5 94.8-97.7
Some Post-H.S. 817 25 2.0 1.3- 3.2 792 98.0 96.8-98.7
College Graduate 932 30 2.2 1.4- 3.5 902 97.8 96.5-98.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 253 17 5.3 2.6-10.2 236 94.7 89.8-97.4
$15,000- 24,999 440 28 5.9 3.9- 8.9 412 94.1 91.1-96.1
$25,000- 34,999 295 13 2.7 1.4- 5.1 282 97.3 94.9-98.6
$35,000- 49,999 353 *** *** *** 345 97.9 95.2-99.1
$50,000- 74,999 410 13 2.3 1.1- 4.8 397 97.7 95.2-98.9
$75,000+ 761 15 1.5 0.8- 2.9 746 98.5 97.1-99.2
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 681 65 7.7 5.6-10.5 616 92.3 89.5-94.4
No 1,885 39 1.8 1.2- 2.6 1,846 98.2 97.4-98.8
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 779 73 7.0 5.2- 9.4 706 93.0 90.6-94.8
No 2,107 35 1.6 1.1- 2.4 2,072 98.4 97.6-98.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 852 40 3.9 2.7- 5.6 812 96.1 94.4-97.3
Non-Veteran 2,114 70 2.6 1.9- 3.5 2,044 97.4 96.5-98.1
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 826 21 2.3 1.3- 3.9 805 97.7 96.1-98.7
Regional City or Suburban County 660 19 2.7 1.6- 4.4 641 97.3 95.6-98.4
Rural 1,484 70 3.5 2.6- 4.7 1,414 96.5 95.3-97.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,755 28 1.3 0.8- 2.1 1,727 98.7 97.9-99.2
Unemployed 132 *** *** *** 126 95.5 89.5-98.1
Retired 736 45 6.4 4.4- 9.2 691 93.6 90.8-95.6
Unable to Work 229 31 8.7 5.7-13.2 198 91.3 86.8-94.3
Other not in Labor Force 105 *** *** *** 105 100 . - .
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 66 *** *** *** 62 93.3 78.3-98.2
50% to 100% 260 12 4.9 2.6- 9.3 248 95.1 90.7-97.4
101% to 150% 418 28 4.4 2.8- 6.8 390 95.6 93.2-97.2
151% to 200% 204 *** *** *** 194 95.5 91.5-97.7
More than 200% 1,513 40 2.0 1.3- 3.0 1,473 98.0 97.0-98.7
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 576 27 3.1 1.9- 4.9 549 96.9 95.1-98.1
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,083 45 3.9 2.7- 5.5 1,038 96.1 94.5-97.3
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,311 38 2.2 1.5- 3.3 1,273 97.8 96.7-98.5

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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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