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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 17,228 648 2.8 2.5- 3.1 16,580 97.2 96.9-97.5
-Alamance County 462 20 2.7 1.7- 4.4 442 97.3 95.6-98.3
GENDER
Male 146 7 2.6 1.1- 5.7 139 97.4 94.3-98.9
Female 316 13 2.8 1.5- 5.1 303 97.2 94.9-98.5
RACE
White 347 18 3.4 2.1- 5.6 329 96.6 94.4-97.9
Other 112 2 1.2 0.2- 5.9 110 98.8 94.1-99.8
AGE
18-44 176 2 1.1 0.3- 4.2 174 98.9 95.8-99.7
45+ 284 18 4.7 2.9- 7.6 266 95.3 92.4-97.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 222 7 1.6 0.7- 3.9 215 98.4 96.1-99.3
Some College + 237 12 3.4 1.8- 6.2 225 96.6 93.8-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 265 13 3.3 1.8- 6.1 252 96.7 93.9-98.2
$50,000+ 116 2 0.7 0.2- 2.9 114 99.3 97.1-99.8

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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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): 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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