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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-WHITE 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
-WHITE FEMALES 7,451 378 3.6 3.1- 4.1 7,073 96.4 95.9-96.9
AGE
18-24 148 0 0.0 . - . 148 100 . - .
25-34 600 0 0.0 . - . 600 100 . - .
35-44 1,052 12 1.6 0.8- 3.1 1,040 98.4 96.9-99.2
45-54 1,410 25 1.9 1.1- 3.3 1,385 98.1 96.7-98.9
55-64 1,618 72 4.5 3.2- 6.3 1,546 95.5 93.7-96.8
65-74 1,414 117 8.4 6.8-10.3 1,297 91.6 89.7-93.2
75+ 1,156 149 13.1 10.8-15.9 1,007 86.9 84.1-89.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 803 92 9.1 6.8-12.1 711 90.9 87.9-93.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,142 140 4.8 3.8- 6.1 2,002 95.2 93.9-96.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,168 100 3.4 2.6- 4.5 2,068 96.6 95.5-97.4
College Graduate 2,321 46 1.3 0.9- 1.9 2,275 98.7 98.1-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 784 81 7.5 5.6-10.1 703 92.5 89.9-94.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,071 90 6.7 5.1- 8.7 981 93.3 91.3-94.9
$25,000- 34,999 747 35 4.4 2.7- 6.9 712 95.6 93.1-97.3
$35,000- 49,999 1,043 37 3.2 2.1- 4.8 1,006 96.8 95.2-97.9
$50,000-74,999 1,057 30 1.8 1.2- 2.7 1,027 98.2 97.3-98.8
$75,000+ 1,533 25 1.6 0.9- 2.7 1,508 98.4 97.3-99.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,781 264 7.7 6.5- 9.1 2,517 92.3 90.9-93.5
No 4,515 111 1.7 1.3- 2.1 4,404 98.3 97.9-98.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 140 5 2.0 0.7- 5.7 135 98.0 94.3-99.3
Non-Veteran 7,311 373 3.6 3.1- 4.2 6,938 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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