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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-FEMALES

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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
-FEMALES 9,749 476 3.6 3.1- 4.2 9,273 96.4 95.8-96.9
RACE
White 7,451 378 3.6 3.1- 4.1 7,073 96.4 95.9-96.9
African American 1,649 72 3.3 2.4- 4.5 1,577 96.7 95.5-97.6
Other Minorities 609 26 4.5 1.8-10.8 583 95.5 89.2-98.2
AGE
18-24 272 3 2.2 0.5- 9.1 269 97.8 90.9-99.5
25-34 944 2 0.2 0.0- 0.7 942 99.8 99.3- 100
35-44 1,494 19 1.5 0.9- 2.5 1,475 98.5 97.5-99.1
45-54 1,875 43 2.3 1.5- 3.4 1,832 97.7 96.6-98.5
55-64 1,999 97 5.1 3.8- 6.8 1,902 94.9 93.2-96.2
65-74 1,716 142 8.2 6.8- 9.9 1,574 91.8 90.1-93.2
75+ 1,366 167 12.0 9.9-14.4 1,199 88.0 85.6-90.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,330 127 7.0 5.5- 9.0 1,203 93.0 91.0-94.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,853 177 5.2 3.9- 6.9 2,676 94.8 93.1-96.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,722 114 2.9 2.3- 3.8 2,608 97.1 96.2-97.7
College Graduate 2,820 58 1.3 0.9- 1.8 2,762 98.7 98.2-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,233 115 8.7 5.6-13.2 1,118 91.3 86.8-94.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,600 121 5.6 4.4- 7.1 1,479 94.4 92.9-95.6
$25,000- 34,999 1,028 39 3.1 2.0- 4.8 989 96.9 95.2-98.0
$35,000- 49,999 1,298 40 2.6 1.8- 3.8 1,258 97.4 96.2-98.2
$50,000-74,999 1,277 34 1.7 1.2- 2.5 1,243 98.3 97.5-98.8
$75,000+ 1,726 27 1.5 0.9- 2.4 1,699 98.5 97.6-99.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,647 347 8.5 7.1-10.2 3,300 91.5 89.8-92.9
No 5,841 123 1.4 1.1- 1.7 5,718 98.6 98.3-98.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 209 6 1.8 0.7- 4.8 203 98.2 95.2-99.3
Non-Veteran 9,540 470 3.6 3.1- 4.2 9,070 96.4 95.8-96.9

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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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