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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 15,806 685 3.0 2.7- 3.4 15,121 97.0 96.6-97.3
-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 727 49 4.8 3.3- 6.7 678 95.2 93.3-96.7
AGE
18-24 29 0 0.0 . - . 29 100 . - .
25-34 69 2 2.5 0.6- 9.7 67 97.5 90.3-99.4
35-44 133 4 2.7 0.9- 8.1 129 97.3 91.9-99.1
45-54 180 12 5.5 2.9-10.4 168 94.5 89.6-97.1
55-64 155 16 9.3 4.7-17.7 139 90.7 82.3-95.3
65-74 91 7 11.0 4.7-23.4 84 89.0 76.6-95.3
75+ 63 8 9.7 4.5-19.8 55 90.3 80.2-95.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 130 18 10.6 5.6-19.2 112 89.4 80.8-94.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 287 15 3.4 1.8- 6.4 272 96.6 93.6-98.2
Some Post-H.S. 173 11 5.4 2.7-10.5 162 94.6 89.5-97.3
College Graduate 134 5 3.1 1.1- 8.4 129 96.9 91.6-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 105 14 12.5 6.7-22.1 91 87.5 77.9-93.3
$15,000- 24,999 136 13 4.6 2.3- 8.8 123 95.4 91.2-97.7
$25,000- 34,999 94 8 6.8 2.9-14.9 86 93.2 85.1-97.1
$35,000- 49,999 129 5 2.4 0.8- 6.9 124 97.6 93.1-99.2
$50,000-74,999 88 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2 87 99.5 96.8-99.9
$75,000+ 101 2 2.7 0.7-10.2 99 97.3 89.8-99.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 294 37 9.9 6.5-14.7 257 90.1 85.3-93.5
No 393 9 1.4 0.7- 3.1 384 98.6 96.9-99.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 243 12 2.6 1.3- 4.8 231 97.4 95.2-98.7
Non-Veteran 484 37 5.7 3.8- 8.4 447 94.3 91.6-96.2

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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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