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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-MALES

History of Any Cardiovascular Diseases (heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,678 1,962 8.5 8.0- 9.0 13,716 91.5 91.0-92.0
-MALES 5,933 938 9.4 8.6-10.2 4,995 90.6 89.8-91.4
RACE
White 4,720 790 10.4 9.5-11.4 3,930 89.6 88.6-90.5
African American 721 97 9.5 7.4-12.3 624 90.5 87.7-92.6
Other Minorities 468 48 4.3 3.0- 6.2 420 95.7 93.8-97.0
AGE
18-24 200 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7 198 99.6 98.3-99.9
25-34 563 13 2.0 1.0- 3.8 550 98.0 96.2-99.0
35-44 953 27 2.5 1.6- 3.9 926 97.5 96.1-98.4
45-54 1,196 105 7.2 5.8- 9.0 1,091 92.8 91.0-94.2
55-64 1,358 262 18.7 16.2-21.6 1,096 81.3 78.4-83.8
65-74 981 290 28.5 25.3-32.0 691 71.5 68.0-74.7
75+ 652 238 36.3 31.8-41.1 414 63.7 58.9-68.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 882 219 13.1 10.9-15.7 663 86.9 84.3-89.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,754 279 8.7 7.4-10.1 1,475 91.3 89.9-92.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,357 221 10.0 8.4-11.8 1,136 90.0 88.2-91.6
College Graduate 1,926 218 7.7 6.4- 9.3 1,708 92.3 90.7-93.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 524 136 15.4 12.1-19.4 388 84.6 80.6-87.9
$15,000- 24,999 882 200 11.4 9.4-13.9 682 88.6 86.1-90.6
$25,000- 34,999 638 123 12.6 10.1-15.7 515 87.4 84.3-89.9
$35,000- 49,999 889 134 9.6 7.8-11.7 755 90.4 88.3-92.2
$50,000-74,999 961 112 7.3 5.8- 9.1 849 92.7 90.9-94.2
$75,000+ 1,500 136 5.5 4.4- 6.9 1,364 94.5 93.1-95.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,134 597 19.8 17.9-21.9 1,537 80.2 78.1-82.1
No 3,615 322 5.0 4.3- 5.8 3,293 95.0 94.2-95.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,144 505 16.7 15.0-18.6 1,639 83.3 81.4-85.0
Non-Veteran 3,782 432 6.8 6.0- 7.7 3,350 93.2 92.3-94.0

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*Data for this table were derived from the cardiovascular disease history questions

^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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