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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 13,245 572 2.7 2.4- 3.1 12,673 97.3 96.9-97.6
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,860 127 3.7 2.9- 4.6 1,733 96.3 95.4-97.1
GENDER
Male 615 42 3.4 2.3- 5.0 573 96.6 95.0-97.7
Female 1,245 85 3.9 3.0- 5.2 1,160 96.1 94.8-97.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 0 0.0 . - . 16 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,843 127 3.7 2.9- 4.7 1,716 96.3 95.3-97.1
AGE
18-24 89 0 0.0 . - . 89 100 . - .
25-34 207 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 205 99.7 98.6-99.9
35-44 290 4 0.9 0.2- 3.1 286 99.1 96.9-99.8
45-54 407 14 2.3 1.2- 4.4 393 97.7 95.6-98.8
55-64 406 32 7.3 4.8-11.0 374 92.7 89.0-95.2
65+ 444 73 14.4 10.5-19.3 371 85.6 80.7-89.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 315 45 9.4 6.3-14.0 270 90.6 86.0-93.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 662 43 3.4 2.3- 5.1 619 96.6 94.9-97.7
Some Post-H.S. 462 24 2.8 1.6- 4.7 438 97.2 95.3-98.4
College Graduate 417 15 1.3 0.7- 2.4 402 98.7 97.6-99.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 357 36 6.6 4.3-10.2 321 93.4 89.8-95.7
$15,000- 24,999 390 29 3.9 2.4- 6.3 361 96.1 93.7-97.6
$25,000- 34,999 206 16 4.8 2.5- 9.0 190 95.2 91.0-97.5
$35,000-49,999 219 8 2.4 1.0- 5.4 211 97.6 94.6-99.0
$50,000- 74,999 208 3 0.6 0.2- 1.9 205 99.4 98.1-99.8
$75,000+ 197 3 1.2 0.3- 4.7 194 98.8 95.3-99.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 715 98 8.1 6.1-10.6 617 91.9 89.4-93.9
No 980 21 1.4 0.8- 2.4 959 98.6 97.6-99.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 228 16 4.5 2.3- 8.4 212 95.5 91.6-97.7
Non-Veteran 1,479 101 3.6 2.8- 4.7 1,378 96.4 95.3-97.2

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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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