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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,672 948 4.1 3.7- 4.5 14,724 95.9 95.5-96.3
-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 717 32 3.0 1.9- 4.6 685 97.0 95.4-98.1
AGE
18-24 29 0 0.0 . - . 29 100 . - .
25-34 68 0 0.0 . - . 68 100 . - .
35-44 133 3 2.9 0.9- 9.1 130 97.1 90.9-99.1
45-54 178 7 3.5 1.5- 8.2 171 96.5 91.8-98.5
55-64 152 9 3.7 1.7- 8.0 143 96.3 92.0-98.3
65-74 92 9 8.5 4.1-16.6 83 91.5 83.4-95.9
75+ 59 4 8.8 2.5-26.4 55 91.2 73.6-97.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 124 8 4.3 1.8- 9.8 116 95.7 90.2-98.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 286 15 3.6 1.8- 6.9 271 96.4 93.1-98.2
Some Post-H.S. 170 8 3.2 1.4- 7.1 162 96.8 92.9-98.6
College Graduate 134 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 133 99.5 96.5-99.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 103 11 12.9 6.4-24.3 92 87.1 75.7-93.6
$15,000- 24,999 129 7 1.7 0.7- 3.7 122 98.3 96.3-99.3
$25,000- 34,999 92 3 1.2 0.3- 4.6 89 98.8 95.4-99.7
$35,000- 49,999 130 3 1.9 0.5- 6.9 127 98.1 93.1-99.5
$50,000-74,999 88 3 2.0 0.6- 6.7 85 98.0 93.3-99.4
$75,000+ 101 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 100 99.6 97.4-99.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 285 27 7.2 4.4-11.6 258 92.8 88.4-95.6
No 392 5 0.7 0.3- 1.7 387 99.3 98.3-99.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 241 12 2.4 1.2- 4.9 229 97.6 95.1-98.8
Non-Veteran 476 20 3.2 1.8- 5.4 456 96.8 94.6-98.2

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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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