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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Hypertension Awareness

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,380 4,684 81.6 79.4-83.6 696 18.4 16.4-20.6
-Cabarrus County 135 117 81.8 70.1-89.6 18 18.2 10.4-29.9
GENDER
Male 49 39 74.4 54.1-87.8 10 25.6 12.2-45.9
Female 86 78 88.8 77.4-94.8 8 11.2 5.2-22.6
RACE
White 108 94 80.3 65.8-89.7 14 19.7 10.3-34.2
Other 25 22 85.8 61.6-95.8 3 14.2 4.2-38.4
AGE
18-44 16 8 54.2 27.2-79.0 8 45.8 21.0-72.8
45+ 117 107 92.6 86.1-96.2 10 7.4 3.8-13.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 68 60 86.1 72.1-93.7 8 13.9 6.3-27.9
Some College + 67 57 77.7 58.3-89.7 10 22.3 10.3-41.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 83 75 90.2 78.3-95.9 8 9.8 4.1-21.7
$50,000+ 33 25 61.9 37.2-81.6 8 38.1 18.4-62.8

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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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