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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Cumberland County

Risk Factors

History of Any Cardiovascular Diseases (heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke)*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,981 517 8.6 7.6- 9.8 5,464 91.4 90.2-92.4
Cumberland County 417 29 6.4 4.1- 9.8 388 93.6 90.2-95.9
GENDER
Male 168 13 7.1 3.7-13.1 155 92.9 86.9-96.3
Female 249 16 5.4 3.2- 9.2 233 94.6 90.8-96.8
RACE
White 242 18 8.2 4.8-13.8 224 91.8 86.2-95.2
Other 162 11 4.5 2.2- 9.1 151 95.5 90.9-97.8
AGE
18-44 235 4 2.3 0.7- 7.0 231 97.7 93.0-99.3
45+ 179 24 13.6 8.8-20.4 155 86.4 79.6-91.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 176 13 6.3 3.0-12.6 163 93.7 87.4-97.0
Some College + 240 16 6.5 3.8-10.9 224 93.5 89.1-96.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 253 17 5.8 3.4- 9.8 236 94.2 90.2-96.6
$50,000+ 83 6 9.0 3.4-21.8 77 91.0 78.2-96.6
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 405 30 6.8 4.5-10.1 375 93.2 89.9-95.5
Durham 386 28 6.1 3.9- 9.3 358 93.9 90.7-96.1
Forsyth 445 41 8.1 5.7-11.2 404 91.9 88.8-94.3
Gaston 450 50 10.0 7.5-13.2 400 90.0 86.8-92.5
Guilford 397 38 8.4 5.9-11.7 359 91.6 88.3-94.1
Mecklenburg 417 23 5.1 3.3- 7.7 394 94.9 92.3-96.7
New Hanover 396 35 6.9 4.8- 9.8 361 93.1 90.2-95.2
Onslow 417 30 5.8 3.7- 9.0 387 94.2 91.0-96.3
Wake 411 19 3.7 2.2- 5.9 392 96.3 94.1-97.8
Western NC 598 66 9.3 7.2-12.0 532 90.7 88.0-92.8
Piedmont NC 650 67 10.9 8.3-14.1 583 89.1 85.9-91.7
Eastern NC 592 61 9.9 7.4-13.1 531 90.1 86.9-92.6

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*Data for this table were derived from the cardiovascular disease history questions

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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