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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-WHITES

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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
-WHITES 12,163 793 4.5 4.1- 4.9 11,370 95.5 95.1-95.9
GENDER
Males 4,712 415 5.4 4.8- 6.1 4,297 94.6 93.9-95.2
Females 7,451 378 3.6 3.1- 4.1 7,073 96.4 95.9-96.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 113 7 4.2 1.8- 9.3 106 95.8 90.7-98.2
Non-Hispanic 12,028 784 4.5 4.1- 4.9 11,244 95.5 95.1-95.9
AGE
18-24 270 0 0.0 . - . 270 100 . - .
25-34 984 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4 983 99.9 99.6- 100
35-44 1,756 18 1.2 0.7- 2.1 1,738 98.8 97.9-99.3
45-54 2,346 59 2.6 1.8- 3.5 2,287 97.4 96.5-98.2
55-64 2,744 181 7.0 5.8- 8.4 2,563 93.0 91.6-94.2
65-74 2,262 263 11.9 10.4-13.6 1,999 88.1 86.4-89.6
75+ 1,728 268 16.5 14.3-18.8 1,460 83.5 81.2-85.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,360 159 8.5 6.9-10.4 1,201 91.5 89.6-93.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,485 261 5.0 4.3- 5.9 3,224 95.0 94.1-95.7
Some Post-H.S. 3,287 207 4.4 3.7- 5.3 3,080 95.6 94.7-96.3
College Graduate 4,008 166 2.9 2.4- 3.5 3,842 97.1 96.5-97.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,115 114 7.8 6.0-10.1 1,001 92.2 89.9-94.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,679 164 7.4 6.1- 9.0 1,515 92.6 91.0-93.9
$25,000- 34,999 1,223 94 5.9 4.5- 7.6 1,129 94.1 92.4-95.5
$35,000- 49,999 1,757 101 4.8 3.8- 6.0 1,656 95.2 94.0-96.2
$50,000-74,999 1,895 93 3.4 2.7- 4.3 1,802 96.6 95.7-97.3
$75,000+ 2,871 110 2.6 2.0- 3.3 2,761 97.4 96.7-98.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,473 525 9.3 8.4-10.4 3,948 90.7 89.6-91.6
No 7,418 259 2.3 2.0- 2.7 7,159 97.7 97.3-98.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,957 260 10.9 9.4-12.6 1,697 89.1 87.4-90.6
Non-Veteran 10,202 533 3.3 3.0- 3.7 9,669 96.7 96.3-97.0

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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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