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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 15,806 685 3.0 2.7- 3.4 15,121 97.0 96.6-97.3
-MALES 5,987 263 2.7 2.3- 3.2 5,724 97.3 96.8-97.7
RACE
White 4,763 199 2.5 2.1- 2.9 4,564 97.5 97.1-97.9
African American 727 49 4.8 3.3- 6.7 678 95.2 93.3-96.7
Other Minorities 473 15 1.6 0.9- 2.9 458 98.4 97.1-99.1
AGE
18-24 202 0 0.0 . - . 202 100 . - .
25-34 566 5 0.7 0.3- 1.7 561 99.3 98.3-99.7
35-44 954 11 0.9 0.4- 1.9 943 99.1 98.1-99.6
45-54 1,200 35 2.6 1.8- 3.8 1,165 97.4 96.2-98.2
55-64 1,367 65 4.7 3.4- 6.4 1,302 95.3 93.6-96.6
65-74 991 72 7.7 5.8-10.1 919 92.3 89.9-94.2
75+ 676 75 10.9 8.4-14.0 601 89.1 86.0-91.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 901 76 5.0 3.7- 6.6 825 95.0 93.4-96.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,770 74 2.5 1.9- 3.4 1,696 97.5 96.6-98.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,369 56 2.6 1.9- 3.7 1,313 97.4 96.3-98.1
College Graduate 1,933 57 1.8 1.3- 2.5 1,876 98.2 97.5-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 530 52 6.4 4.4- 9.1 478 93.6 90.9-95.6
$15,000- 24,999 901 59 3.3 2.4- 4.5 842 96.7 95.5-97.6
$25,000- 34,999 648 39 4.7 3.2- 6.8 609 95.3 93.2-96.8
$35,000- 49,999 892 37 2.5 1.7- 3.6 855 97.5 96.4-98.3
$50,000-74,999 962 18 1.1 0.6- 1.9 944 98.9 98.1-99.4
$75,000+ 1,503 25 1.0 0.6- 1.7 1,478 99.0 98.3-99.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,167 182 6.2 5.2- 7.5 1,985 93.8 92.5-94.8
No 3,633 77 1.2 0.9- 1.6 3,556 98.8 98.4-99.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,174 134 4.1 3.4- 5.0 2,040 95.9 95.0-96.6
Non-Veteran 3,806 129 2.2 1.8- 2.8 3,677 97.8 97.2-98.2

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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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