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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had any of the following?
Angina or coronary heart disease

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,973 280 4.5 3.8- 5.3 5,693 95.5 94.7-96.2
GENDER
Male 2,287 117 5.4 4.2- 6.9 2,170 94.6 93.1-95.8
Female 3,686 163 3.7 3.0- 4.6 3,523 96.3 95.4-97.0
RACE
White 4,544 230 5.0 4.1- 6.0 4,314 95.0 94.0-95.9
African American 1,083 38 2.8 1.8- 4.3 1,045 97.2 95.7-98.2
Other Minorities 256 10 4.1 1.9- 8.8 246 95.9 91.2-98.1
HISPANIC
Yes 171 4 0.8 0.3- 2.4 167 99.2 97.6-99.7
No 5,788 275 4.6 3.9- 5.5 5,513 95.4 94.5-96.1
AGE
18-24 530 3 0.9 0.2- 3.4 527 99.1 96.6-99.8
25-34 1,121 4 0.2 0.1- 0.7 1,117 99.8 99.3-99.9
35-44 1,243 14 0.8 0.4- 1.8 1,229 99.2 98.2-99.6
45-54 1,109 46 4.1 2.6- 6.5 1,063 95.9 93.5-97.4
55-64 787 75 10.4 7.6-14.1 712 89.6 85.9-92.4
65+ 1,132 135 12.1 9.6-15.1 997 87.9 84.9-90.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 783 82 8.1 5.9-10.9 701 91.9 89.1-94.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,781 86 4.3 3.1- 5.9 1,695 95.7 94.1-96.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,549 69 4.5 3.2- 6.3 1,480 95.5 93.7-96.8
College Graduate 1,842 43 2.7 1.8- 4.3 1,799 97.3 95.7-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 555 52 7.8 5.2-11.6 503 92.2 88.4-94.8
$15,000- 24,999 980 56 5.3 3.6- 7.7 924 94.7 92.3-96.4
$25,000- 34,999 858 21 2.3 1.2- 4.5 837 97.7 95.5-98.8
$35,000- 49,999 945 32 5.4 3.4- 8.5 913 94.6 91.5-96.6
$50,000+ 1,562 43 2.6 1.7- 3.9 1,519 97.4 96.1-98.3
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 404 12 3.1 1.7- 5.6 392 96.9 94.4-98.3
Cumberland 417 21 5.2 3.1- 8.5 396 94.8 91.5-96.9
Durham 386 18 3.5 2.1- 5.8 368 96.5 94.2-97.9
Forsyth 444 20 3.8 2.4- 6.1 424 96.2 93.9-97.6
Gaston 449 27 5.3 3.5- 7.9 422 94.7 92.1-96.5
Guilford 397 15 3.7 2.1- 6.4 382 96.3 93.6-97.9
Mecklenburg 417 15 3.4 2.0- 5.6 402 96.6 94.4-98.0
New Hanover 396 24 4.9 3.2- 7.5 372 95.1 92.5-96.8
Onslow 418 19 3.4 2.0- 5.8 399 96.6 94.2-98.0
Wake 411 10 2.1 1.1- 4.1 401 97.9 95.9-98.9
Western NC 597 34 4.4 3.1- 6.4 563 95.6 93.6-96.9
Piedmont NC 649 38 6.2 4.4- 8.6 611 93.8 91.4-95.6
Eastern NC 588 27 4.1 2.7- 6.3 561 95.9 93.7-97.3

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#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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