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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-Non-Hispanic White

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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
-Non-Hispanic White 4,333 308 5.6 4.9- 6.4 4,025 94.4 93.6-95.1
GENDER
Male 1,969 170 6.6 5.5- 8.0 1,799 93.4 92.0-94.5
Female 2,364 138 4.6 3.7- 5.6 2,226 95.4 94.4-96.3
AGE
18-34 752 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 492 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 665 25 3.6 2.3- 5.8 640 96.4 94.2-97.7
55-64 885 76 8.9 6.8-11.7 809 91.1 88.3-93.2
65-74 935 111 11.2 9.0-13.9 824 88.8 86.1-91.0
75+ 564 88 15.6 12.3-19.6 476 84.4 80.4-87.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 314 44 11.3 7.9-15.9 270 88.7 84.1-92.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,099 97 6.7 5.3- 8.5 1,002 93.3 91.5-94.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,313 85 4.6 3.6- 5.9 1,228 95.4 94.1-96.4
College Graduate 1,599 82 3.7 2.8- 4.7 1,517 96.3 95.3-97.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 317 37 9.8 6.4-14.8 280 90.2 85.2-93.6
$15,000- 24,999 564 66 10.3 7.7-13.6 498 89.7 86.4-92.3
$25,000- 34,999 367 28 6.4 4.1- 9.8 339 93.6 90.2-95.9
$35,000- 49,999 551 34 3.9 2.6- 5.7 517 96.1 94.3-97.4
$50,000- 74,999 622 39 5.7 3.8- 8.3 583 94.3 91.7-96.2
$75,000+ 1,180 54 3.0 2.2- 4.1 1,126 97.0 95.9-97.8
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 1,096 165 12.9 10.7-15.4 931 87.1 84.6-89.3
No 2,722 120 3.5 2.8- 4.4 2,602 96.5 95.6-97.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 1,217 189 13.0 10.9-15.4 1,028 87.0 84.6-89.1
No 3,034 114 3.0 2.4- 3.8 2,920 97.0 96.2-97.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 675 81 10.6 8.3-13.6 594 89.4 86.4-91.7
Non-Veteran 3,657 227 4.8 4.1- 5.6 3,430 95.2 94.4-95.9
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 992 42 3.5 2.5- 4.9 950 96.5 95.1-97.5
Regional City or Suburban County 1,028 66 5.5 4.2- 7.2 962 94.5 92.8-95.8
Rural 2,314 200 7.0 5.8- 8.3 2,114 93.0 91.7-94.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 2,167 61 2.3 1.7- 3.1 2,106 97.7 96.9-98.3
Unemployed 125 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 1,381 175 12.1 10.1-14.3 1,206 87.9 85.7-89.9
Unable to Work 330 54 14.9 10.8-20.3 276 85.1 79.7-89.2
Other not in Labor Force 315 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 247 20 6.1 3.5-10.6 227 93.9 89.4-96.5
101% to 150% 565 72 10.6 8.0-13.9 493 89.4 86.1-92.0
151% to 200% 288 24 7.8 4.8-12.3 264 92.2 87.7-95.2
More than 200% 2,374 134 4.2 3.4- 5.2 2,240 95.8 94.8-96.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 806 69 6.1 4.5- 8.1 737 93.9 91.9-95.5
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,699 139 7.2 5.9- 8.8 1,560 92.8 91.2-94.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,829 100 4.2 3.4- 5.3 1,729 95.8 94.7-96.6

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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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