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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Actions to Control High Blood Pressure*

Are YOU now doing any of the following to help lower or control your high blood pressure -
exercising?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,113 3,626 71.6 69.4-73.7 1,487 28.4 26.3-30.6
-Cabarrus County 127 91 68.7 56.2-79.0 36 31.3 21.0-43.8
GENDER
Male 48 34 63.8 43.7-80.0 14 36.2 20.0-56.3
Female 79 57 73.7 59.5-84.2 22 26.3 15.8-40.5
RACE
White 103 75 74.7 63.0-83.7 28 25.3 16.3-37.0
Other 22 15 54.5 28.2-78.4 7 45.5 21.6-71.8
AGE
18-44 16 11 60.9 31.4-84.2 5 39.1 15.8-68.6
45+ 111 80 72.0 60.4-81.2 31 28.0 18.8-39.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 63 43 67.0 51.4-79.6 20 33.0 20.4-48.6
Some College + 64 48 70.3 49.9-84.9 16 29.7 15.1-50.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 78 54 60.4 44.0-74.8 24 39.6 25.2-56.0
$50,000+ 33 28 87.0 66.9-95.7 5 13.0 4.3-33.1

Back to Actions to Control High Blood Pressure*.

*Asked only of those who report having high blood pressure

^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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