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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 383 18 3.5 2.1- 5.8 365 96.5 94.2-97.9
GENDER
Male 155 7 2.6 1.1- 5.9 148 97.4 94.1-98.9
Female 228 11 4.5 2.3- 8.4 217 95.5 91.6-97.7
RACE
White 321 16 3.7 2.2- 6.3 305 96.3 93.7-97.8
Other 60 2 2.7 0.6-11.4 58 97.3 88.6-99.4
AGE
18-44 166 2 1.2 0.3- 4.8 164 98.8 95.2-99.7
45+ 213 15 6.1 3.5-10.5 198 93.9 89.5-96.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 161 14 6.5 3.6-11.6 147 93.5 88.4-96.4
Some College + 221 4 1.4 0.5- 3.6 217 98.6 96.4-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 181 11 4.2 2.1- 8.1 170 95.8 91.9-97.9
$50,000+ 149 3 1.9 0.6- 6.1 146 98.1 93.9-99.4

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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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