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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,806 685 3.0 2.7- 3.4 15,121 97.0 96.6-97.3
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 1,662 102 5.1 3.9- 6.6 1,560 94.9 93.4-96.1
AGE
18-24 53 0 0.0 . - . 53 100 . - .
25-34 203 2 0.6 0.1- 3.2 201 99.4 96.8-99.9
35-44 281 7 2.9 1.2- 6.7 274 97.1 93.3-98.8
45-54 356 10 2.9 1.4- 5.9 346 97.1 94.1-98.6
55-64 309 25 7.9 4.5-13.6 284 92.1 86.4-95.5
65-74 261 32 13.2 8.1-20.7 229 86.8 79.3-91.9
75+ 179 26 18.3 11.6-27.7 153 81.7 72.3-88.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 315 39 13.9 9.3-20.2 276 86.1 79.8-90.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 549 34 4.9 3.0- 7.7 515 95.1 92.3-97.0
Some Post-H.S. 412 16 3.5 1.8- 6.6 396 96.5 93.4-98.2
College Graduate 382 12 1.8 0.9- 3.4 370 98.2 96.6-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 329 33 10.7 6.7-16.7 296 89.3 83.3-93.3
$15,000- 24,999 374 25 4.0 2.5- 6.3 349 96.0 93.7-97.5
$25,000- 34,999 210 8 4.3 1.8- 9.9 202 95.7 90.1-98.2
$35,000- 49,999 195 2 1.5 0.4- 6.3 193 98.5 93.7-99.6
$50,000-74,999 165 3 1.9 0.4- 8.1 162 98.1 91.9-99.6
$75,000+ 141 3 1.5 0.4- 4.7 138 98.5 95.3-99.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 654 84 12.6 9.4-16.5 570 87.4 83.5-90.6
No 938 14 1.3 0.7- 2.3 924 98.7 97.7-99.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 52 0 0.0 . - . 52 100 . - .
Non-Veteran 1,610 102 5.3 4.1- 6.9 1,508 94.7 93.1-95.9

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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