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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 6,519 298 3.8 3.3- 4.4 6,221 96.2 95.6-96.7
-MALES 2,974 126 3.6 2.9- 4.5 2,848 96.4 95.5-97.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,983 89 3.9 3.0- 5.0 1,894 96.1 95.0-97.0
Non-Hispanic Black 518 28 4.8 2.8- 8.1 490 95.2 91.9-97.2
Other 52 *** *** *** 48 96.0 87.9-98.7
AGE
18-34 678 *** *** *** 674 99.4 98.4-99.8
35-44 406 *** *** *** 398 97.3 94.0-98.9
45-54 494 *** *** *** 486 99.0 98.0-99.5
55-64 573 41 6.6 4.3-10.0 532 93.4 90.0-95.7
65-74 528 35 6.0 4.2- 8.6 493 94.0 91.4-95.8
75+ 257 26 13.7 8.5-21.2 231 86.3 78.8-91.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 367 31 7.3 4.5-11.5 336 92.7 88.5-95.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 849 33 3.0 1.8- 4.7 816 97.0 95.3-98.2
Some Post-H.S. 818 37 3.5 2.4- 5.1 781 96.5 94.9-97.6
College Graduate 932 25 2.2 1.4- 3.5 907 97.8 96.5-98.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 253 17 6.4 3.1-12.7 236 93.6 87.3-96.9
$15,000- 24,999 443 33 6.1 3.8- 9.6 410 93.9 90.4-96.2
$25,000- 34,999 295 *** *** *** 285 97.3 94.7-98.7
$35,000- 49,999 353 15 3.9 2.3- 6.6 338 96.1 93.4-97.7
$50,000- 74,999 411 *** *** *** 401 97.8 95.4-99.0
$75,000+ 760 14 1.3 0.7- 2.3 746 98.7 97.7-99.3
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 682 69 9.5 6.9-12.9 613 90.5 87.1-93.1
No 1,888 41 2.0 1.3- 2.9 1,847 98.0 97.1-98.7
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 783 82 9.1 6.9-12.0 701 90.9 88.0-93.1
No 2,107 41 1.9 1.3- 2.9 2,066 98.1 97.1-98.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 851 59 6.9 5.0- 9.4 792 93.1 90.6-95.0
Non-Veteran 2,119 67 2.6 1.9- 3.6 2,052 97.4 96.4-98.1
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 827 25 2.6 1.5- 4.2 802 97.4 95.8-98.5
Regional City or Suburban County 663 25 3.2 2.0- 5.0 638 96.8 95.0-98.0
Rural 1,484 76 4.7 3.5- 6.4 1,408 95.3 93.6-96.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,756 24 1.2 0.8- 1.9 1,732 98.8 98.1-99.2
Unemployed 132 *** *** *** 128 97.9 93.1-99.4
Retired 735 60 9.3 6.7-12.6 675 90.7 87.4-93.3
Unable to Work 233 37 13.7 8.7-20.9 196 86.3 79.1-91.3
Other not in Labor Force 105 *** *** *** 105 100 . - .
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 261 11 2.7 1.3- 5.7 250 97.3 94.3-98.7
101% to 150% 420 25 5.2 3.0- 8.8 395 94.8 91.2-97.0
151% to 200% 205 19 6.2 3.7-10.2 186 93.8 89.8-96.3
More than 200% 1,512 37 2.0 1.4- 2.9 1,475 98.0 97.1-98.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 576 35 6.1 3.9- 9.6 541 93.9 90.4-96.1
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,085 45 3.7 2.5- 5.4 1,040 96.3 94.6-97.5
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,313 46 2.9 2.0- 4.1 1,267 97.1 95.9-98.0

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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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