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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 6,521 630 7.8 7.1- 8.6 5,891 92.2 91.4-92.9
-MALES 2,971 316 8.5 7.4- 9.7 2,655 91.5 90.3-92.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,979 298 12.0 10.5-13.7 1,681 88.0 86.3-89.5
Non-Hispanic Black 519 *** *** *** 515 99.2 97.3-99.7
Other 52 *** *** *** 48 94.7 85.4-98.2
AGE
18-34 678 *** *** *** 672 99.2 98.2-99.7
35-44 406 *** *** *** 400 98.3 95.6-99.3
45-54 493 29 5.4 3.6- 8.1 464 94.6 91.9-96.4
55-64 573 64 12.1 9.2-15.8 509 87.9 84.2-90.8
65-74 525 120 22.7 18.7-27.4 405 77.3 72.6-81.3
75+ 258 88 34.2 27.5-41.6 170 65.8 58.4-72.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 364 38 11.6 8.2-16.2 326 88.4 83.8-91.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 847 70 6.6 5.1- 8.6 777 93.4 91.4-94.9
Some Post-H.S. 821 76 7.6 5.8- 9.7 745 92.4 90.3-94.2
College Graduate 931 132 10.0 8.2-12.1 799 90.0 87.9-91.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 253 18 7.6 4.5-12.6 235 92.4 87.4-95.5
$15,000- 24,999 443 37 8.3 5.7-12.0 406 91.7 88.0-94.3
$25,000- 34,999 292 23 7.5 4.6-12.0 269 92.5 88.0-95.4
$35,000- 49,999 353 41 8.6 6.1-12.0 312 91.4 88.0-93.9
$50,000- 74,999 411 50 8.9 6.4-12.3 361 91.1 87.7-93.6
$75,000+ 761 93 8.9 6.9-11.3 668 91.1 88.7-93.1
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 682 100 11.8 9.3-14.8 582 88.2 85.2-90.7
No 1,886 195 8.3 7.1- 9.8 1,691 91.7 90.2-92.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 783 124 13.4 10.8-16.4 659 86.6 83.6-89.2
No 2,105 186 7.1 6.0- 8.4 1,919 92.9 91.6-94.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 851 142 15.2 12.6-18.2 709 84.8 81.8-87.4
Non-Veteran 2,116 174 6.4 5.4- 7.7 1,942 93.6 92.3-94.6
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 826 63 6.1 4.6- 8.0 763 93.9 92.0-95.4
Regional City or Suburban County 661 64 8.3 6.3-11.0 597 91.7 89.0-93.7
Rural 1,484 189 10.5 8.9-12.5 1,295 89.5 87.5-91.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,755 116 5.2 4.1- 6.4 1,639 94.8 93.6-95.9
Unemployed 132 *** *** *** 123 94.7 89.2-97.5
Retired 735 173 23.0 19.5-27.0 562 77.0 73.0-80.5
Unable to Work 231 17 9.1 5.3-15.1 214 90.9 84.9-94.7
Other not in Labor Force 105 *** *** *** 104 99.2 94.7-99.9
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 66 *** *** *** 64 97.1 87.0-99.4
50% to 100% 261 14 6.8 3.8-11.8 247 93.2 88.2-96.2
101% to 150% 420 30 6.8 4.4-10.3 390 93.2 89.7-95.6
151% to 200% 204 26 12.7 8.2-19.3 178 87.3 80.7-91.8
More than 200% 1,511 188 9.2 7.8-10.9 1,323 90.8 89.1-92.2
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 576 56 8.4 6.1-11.5 520 91.6 88.5-93.9
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,084 131 9.9 8.0-12.1 953 90.1 87.9-92.0
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,311 129 7.6 6.2- 9.2 1,182 92.4 90.8-93.8

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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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