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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 187 160 81.1 72.6-87.5 27 18.9 12.5-27.4
GENDER
Male 76 62 75.6 61.2-85.8 14 24.4 14.2-38.8
Female 111 98 86.8 77.3-92.7 13 13.2 7.3-22.7
RACE
White 166 144 83.4 74.7-89.6 22 16.6 10.4-25.3
Other 20 16 70.9 41.5-89.3 4 29.1 10.7-58.5
AGE
18-44 16 10 57.3 31.6-79.6 6 42.7 20.4-68.4
45+ 169 148 85.9 77.9-91.3 21 14.1 8.7-22.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 116 102 84.1 72.6-91.4 14 15.9 8.6-27.4
Some College + 71 58 76.7 62.2-86.8 13 23.3 13.2-37.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 109 95 84.2 72.1-91.6 14 15.8 8.4-27.9
$50,000+ 44 34 72.3 54.4-85.0 10 27.7 15.0-45.6

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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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