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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-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
-MALES 5,923 472 4.6 4.1- 5.2 5,451 95.4 94.8-95.9
RACE
White 4,712 415 5.4 4.8- 6.1 4,297 94.6 93.9-95.2
African American 717 32 3.0 1.9- 4.6 685 97.0 95.4-98.1
Other Minorities 470 24 2.7 1.6- 4.3 446 97.3 95.7-98.4
AGE
18-24 200 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 199 99.9 99.1- 100
25-34 564 3 0.3 0.1- 0.8 561 99.7 99.2-99.9
35-44 953 11 1.3 0.6- 2.6 942 98.7 97.4-99.4
45-54 1,193 47 3.4 2.5- 4.8 1,146 96.6 95.2-97.5
55-64 1,354 125 8.7 7.1-10.6 1,229 91.3 89.4-92.9
65-74 979 160 15.3 12.8-18.1 819 84.7 81.9-87.2
75+ 650 125 20.0 16.3-24.2 525 80.0 75.8-83.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 879 84 5.1 3.9- 6.8 795 94.9 93.2-96.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,750 145 4.6 3.7- 5.7 1,605 95.4 94.3-96.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,357 118 5.2 4.1- 6.5 1,239 94.8 93.5-95.9
College Graduate 1,923 124 3.9 3.1- 4.8 1,799 96.1 95.2-96.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 524 52 7.5 5.1-10.7 472 92.5 89.3-94.9
$15,000- 24,999 882 88 5.0 3.7- 6.6 794 95.0 93.4-96.3
$25,000- 34,999 640 66 5.7 4.2- 7.6 574 94.3 92.4-95.8
$35,000- 49,999 886 67 5.1 3.9- 6.9 819 94.9 93.1-96.1
$50,000-74,999 959 66 4.3 3.2- 5.7 893 95.7 94.3-96.8
$75,000+ 1,499 88 3.0 2.3- 3.9 1,411 97.0 96.1-97.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,124 308 10.3 9.0-11.9 1,816 89.7 88.1-91.0
No 3,614 158 2.2 1.8- 2.7 3,456 97.8 97.3-98.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,142 271 9.3 8.0-10.8 1,871 90.7 89.2-92.0
Non-Veteran 3,774 200 2.9 2.4- 3.5 3,574 97.1 96.5-97.6

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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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