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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-FEMALES

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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
-FEMALES 8,211 401 3.4 2.9- 4.0 7,810 96.6 96.0-97.1
RACE
White 6,467 336 3.8 3.2- 4.5 6,131 96.2 95.5-96.8
African American 1,235 46 2.3 1.5- 3.4 1,189 97.7 96.6-98.5
Other Minorities 467 17 2.5 1.2- 5.3 450 97.5 94.7-98.8
AGE
18-24 204 0 0.0 . - . 204 100 . - .
25-34 804 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4 801 99.6 98.6-99.9
35-44 1,260 6 0.4 0.2- 1.1 1,254 99.6 98.9-99.8
45-54 1,516 28 1.6 0.8- 3.3 1,488 98.4 96.7-99.2
55-64 1,667 92 5.9 4.3- 7.9 1,575 94.1 92.1-95.7
65+ 2,666 269 11.0 9.2-13.1 2,397 89.0 86.9-90.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,019 94 5.5 3.8- 8.0 925 94.5 92.0-96.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,456 142 4.5 3.5- 5.8 2,314 95.5 94.2-96.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,166 97 3.1 2.3- 4.2 2,069 96.9 95.8-97.7
College Graduate 2,558 68 1.8 1.3- 2.6 2,490 98.2 97.4-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,002 102 6.1 4.4- 8.5 900 93.9 91.5-95.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,355 89 4.8 3.5- 6.6 1,266 95.2 93.4-96.5
$25,000- 34,999 850 44 3.3 2.3- 4.9 806 96.7 95.1-97.7
$35,000- 49,999 1,054 36 2.2 1.4- 3.4 1,018 97.8 96.6-98.6
$50,000- 74,999 1,085 35 2.8 1.8- 4.4 1,050 97.2 95.6-98.2
$75,000+ 1,458 14 0.4 0.2- 0.7 1,444 99.6 99.3-99.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,897 286 7.8 6.5- 9.4 2,611 92.2 90.6-93.5
No 4,848 106 1.5 1.1- 2.0 4,742 98.5 98.0-98.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 182 6 3.0 1.0- 8.3 176 97.0 91.7-99.0
Non-Veteran 7,332 351 3.3 2.8- 4.0 6,981 96.7 96.0-97.2

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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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