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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for Guilford County

Cardiovascular Disease

Do you take aspirin daily or every other day?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 7,338 2,763 35.7 34.1-37.4 4,575 64.3 62.6-65.9
-Guilford County 365 127 35.8 30.3-41.7 238 64.2 58.3-69.7
GENDER
Male 134 51 36.6 28.0-46.1 83 63.4 53.9-72.0
Female 231 76 35.1 28.3-42.5 155 64.9 57.5-71.7
RACE
White 268 99 37.6 31.1-44.4 169 62.4 55.6-68.9
Other 96 27 29.7 20.0-41.7 69 70.3 58.3-80.0
AGE
18-44 96 8 8.2 3.9-16.6 88 91.8 83.4-96.1
45+ 265 116 46.8 40.0-53.8 149 53.2 46.2-60.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 131 61 44.7 35.2-54.5 70 55.3 45.5-64.8
Some College + 232 64 28.7 22.5-35.8 168 71.3 64.2-77.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 152 55 38.8 30.0-48.5 97 61.2 51.5-70.0
$50,000+ 121 29 23.6 16.0-33.2 92 76.4 66.8-84.0
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 361 139 37.8 32.4-43.5 222 62.2 56.5-67.6
Guilford 365 127 35.8 30.3-41.7 238 64.2 58.3-69.7
Mecklenburg 338 99 29.1 23.8-35.1 239 70.9 64.9-76.2
Orange 319 117 32.0 24.8-40.2 202 68.0 59.8-75.2
Wake 318 103 30.2 24.8-36.3 215 69.8 63.7-75.2
Chatham/Lee 327 126 37.6 30.8-44.8 201 62.4 55.2-69.2
Nash/Wilson 300 124 42.9 36.6-49.4 176 57.1 50.6-63.4
Craven/Pamlico 350 132 37.9 32.3-43.9 218 62.1 56.1-67.7
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 352 144 41.0 34.3-48.1 208 59.0 51.9-65.7
Appalachian/Wilkes 341 144 40.0 33.5-46.9 197 60.0 53.1-66.5
Franklin/Gran./Vance 379 146 37.0 31.0-43.4 233 63.0 56.6-69.0
Graham/Swain/Jackson 332 136 40.8 28.1-54.9 196 59.2 45.1-71.9
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 356 156 42.7 37.0-48.7 200 57.3 51.3-63.0
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 339 127 33.6 27.9-39.9 212 66.4 60.1-72.1
Northeast NC I 369 139 36.6 31.1-42.4 230 63.4 57.6-68.9
Northeast NC II 412 157 37.5 32.2-43.0 255 62.5 57.0-67.8
Northeastern Partnership 781 296 37.2 33.2-41.3 485 62.8 58.7-66.8
Mountain AHEC 1,055 399 35.4 31.5-39.5 656 64.6 60.5-68.5
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 2,575 1,012 38.6 35.6-41.8 1,563 61.4 58.2-64.4
Piedmont 3,127 1,123 34.6 32.3-37.0 2,004 65.4 63.0-67.7
Western NC 1,636 628 34.4 31.1-37.9 1,008 65.6 62.1-68.9

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported being age 35 or older.

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (AHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

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

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