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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 15,806 685 3.0 2.7- 3.4 15,121 97.0 96.6-97.3
-WHITES 12,265 500 2.7 2.4- 3.0 11,765 97.3 97.0-97.6
GENDER
Males 4,763 199 2.5 2.1- 2.9 4,564 97.5 97.1-97.9
Females 7,502 301 2.9 2.4- 3.3 7,201 97.1 96.7-97.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 112 6 3.0 1.3- 7.2 106 97.0 92.8-98.7
Non-Hispanic 12,129 491 2.7 2.4- 3.0 11,638 97.3 97.0-97.6
AGE
18-24 270 0 0.0 . - . 270 100 . - .
25-34 986 6 0.7 0.2- 2.0 980 99.3 98.0-99.8
35-44 1,759 20 1.0 0.6- 1.8 1,739 99.0 98.2-99.4
45-54 2,352 49 1.8 1.3- 2.4 2,303 98.2 97.6-98.7
55-64 2,763 108 3.7 3.0- 4.7 2,655 96.3 95.3-97.0
65-74 2,286 141 5.8 4.8- 7.0 2,145 94.2 93.0-95.2
75+ 1,776 174 9.8 8.2-11.7 1,602 90.2 88.3-91.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,395 115 6.8 5.4- 8.5 1,280 93.2 91.5-94.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,520 162 2.9 2.4- 3.5 3,358 97.1 96.5-97.6
Some Post-H.S. 3,308 127 2.4 1.9- 3.2 3,181 97.6 96.8-98.1
College Graduate 4,019 96 1.6 1.3- 2.0 3,923 98.4 98.0-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,126 99 6.9 5.4- 8.8 1,027 93.1 91.2-94.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,708 120 5.6 4.3- 7.3 1,588 94.4 92.7-95.7
$25,000- 34,999 1,231 55 3.8 2.7- 5.2 1,176 96.2 94.8-97.3
$35,000- 49,999 1,766 60 2.3 1.7- 3.1 1,706 97.7 96.9-98.3
$50,000-74,999 1,899 32 1.0 0.7- 1.5 1,867 99.0 98.5-99.3
$75,000+ 2,878 41 0.9 0.6- 1.4 2,837 99.1 98.6-99.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,546 355 5.9 5.2- 6.7 4,191 94.1 93.3-94.8
No 7,445 141 1.2 1.0- 1.6 7,304 98.8 98.4-99.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,989 122 4.4 3.5- 5.4 1,867 95.6 94.6-96.5
Non-Veteran 10,272 378 2.4 2.1- 2.7 9,894 97.6 97.3-97.9

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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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