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2003 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease-WHITE FEMALES

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 4,291 219 4.0 3.3- 4.9 4,072 96.0 95.1-96.7
AGE
18-24 228 0 0.0 . - . 228 100 . - .
25-34 585 5 1.2 0.4- 3.8 580 98.8 96.2-99.6
35-44 757 11 1.7 0.7- 4.3 746 98.3 95.7-99.3
45-54 834 24 2.9 1.6- 5.0 810 97.1 95.0-98.4
55-64 718 43 5.7 3.8- 8.5 675 94.3 91.5-96.2
65-74 624 70 10.9 7.7-15.1 554 89.1 84.9-92.3
75+ 516 64 9.0 6.3-12.9 452 91.0 87.1-93.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 562 74 10.9 7.8-15.1 488 89.1 84.9-92.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,267 59 3.1 2.1- 4.4 1,208 96.9 95.6-97.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,150 53 3.6 2.4- 5.4 1,097 96.4 94.6-97.6
College Graduate 1,303 31 1.8 1.0- 3.1 1,272 98.2 96.9-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 449 49 8.9 6.0-12.9 400 91.1 87.1-94.0
$15,000- 24,999 726 43 4.9 3.1- 7.8 683 95.1 92.2-96.9
$25,000- 34,999 472 24 2.9 1.5- 5.6 448 97.1 94.4-98.5
$35,000- 49,999 571 18 2.5 1.3- 4.8 553 97.5 95.2-98.7
$50,000-74,999 484 13 2.9 1.4- 6.1 471 97.1 93.9-98.6
$75,000+ 577 11 2.1 0.8- 5.0 566 97.9 95.0-99.2
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 239 10 4.3 2.2- 8.3 229 95.7 91.7-97.8
Guilford 199 8 3.7 1.8- 7.6 191 96.3 92.4-98.2
Mecklenburg 180 6 3.7 1.5- 8.9 174 96.3 91.1-98.5
Orange 236 3 0.8 0.2- 2.6 233 99.2 97.4-99.8
Wake 196 4 1.6 0.6- 4.3 192 98.4 95.7-99.4
Chatham/Lee 171 8 4.0 1.9- 8.3 163 96.0 91.7-98.1
Nash/Wilson 150 13 7.0 4.0-12.0 137 93.0 88.0-96.0
Craven/Pamlico 217 12 4.8 2.6- 8.5 205 95.2 91.5-97.4
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 250 20 7.1 4.4-11.2 230 92.9 88.8-95.6
Appalachian/Wilkes 272 11 4.9 2.0-11.4 261 95.1 88.6-98.0
Franklin/Gran./Vance 184 15 8.5 3.6-18.7 169 91.5 81.3-96.4
Graham/Swain/Jackson 226 16 5.5 3.2- 9.2 210 94.5 90.8-96.8
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 117 7 4.4 1.9- 9.5 110 95.6 90.5-98.1
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 173 10 5.1 2.6- 9.7 163 94.9 90.3-97.4
Northeast NC I 136 6 3.4 1.4- 7.9 130 96.6 92.1-98.6
Northeast NC II 219 11 4.7 2.5- 8.9 208 95.3 91.1-97.5
Northeastern Partnership 355 17 4.4 2.5- 7.4 338 95.6 92.6-97.5
Mountain AHEC 724 46 5.2 3.6- 7.4 678 94.8 92.6-96.4
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 1,306 76 5.1 3.6- 7.2 1,230 94.9 92.8-96.4
Piedmont 1,809 72 3.2 2.3- 4.4 1,737 96.8 95.6-97.7
Western NC 1,176 71 4.7 3.4- 6.3 1,105 95.3 93.7-96.6

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^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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