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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,123 757 4.4 3.7- 5.2 12,366 95.6 94.8-96.3
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,839 70 2.8 1.7- 4.8 1,769 97.2 95.2-98.3
GENDER
Male 604 24 3.6 1.4- 8.6 580 96.4 91.4-98.6
Female 1,235 46 2.3 1.5- 3.4 1,189 97.7 96.6-98.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 14 0 0.0 . - . 14 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,824 70 2.9 1.7- 4.8 1,754 97.1 95.2-98.3
AGE
18-24 89 0 0.0 . - . 89 100 . - .
25-34 206 0 0.0 . - . 206 100 . - .
35-44 289 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 288 99.8 98.5- 100
45-54 406 8 4.8 1.1-18.0 398 95.2 82.0-98.9
55-64 399 28 7.1 4.5-11.0 371 92.9 89.0-95.5
65+ 433 32 6.7 4.1-10.8 401 93.3 89.2-95.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 310 10 1.7 0.8- 3.6 300 98.3 96.4-99.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 654 32 4.8 2.2-10.3 622 95.2 89.7-97.8
Some Post-H.S. 457 18 1.9 1.0- 3.5 439 98.1 96.5-99.0
College Graduate 414 10 1.4 0.6- 2.9 404 98.6 97.1-99.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 352 17 3.1 1.7- 5.5 335 96.9 94.5-98.3
$15,000- 24,999 385 21 4.5 2.6- 7.9 364 95.5 92.1-97.4
$25,000- 34,999 203 10 9.7 2.4-31.6 193 90.3 68.4-97.6
$35,000-49,999 217 8 1.1 0.5- 2.5 209 98.9 97.5-99.5
$50,000- 74,999 207 3 0.4 0.1- 1.2 204 99.6 98.8-99.9
$75,000+ 197 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3 194 99.3 97.7-99.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 705 56 7.8 4.4-13.5 649 92.2 86.5-95.6
No 970 14 0.6 0.3- 1.1 956 99.4 98.9-99.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 224 11 3.9 1.9- 8.1 213 96.1 91.9-98.1
Non-Veteran 1,464 54 2.9 1.6- 5.3 1,410 97.1 94.7-98.4

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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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