SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-FEMALES

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had a stroke?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  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
-FEMALES 8,279 359 3.0 2.5- 3.4 7,920 97.0 96.6-97.5
RACE
White 6,518 259 2.9 2.4- 3.5 6,259 97.1 96.5-97.6
African American 1,245 85 3.9 3.0- 5.2 1,160 96.1 94.8-97.0
Other Minorities 474 13 1.1 0.6- 2.1 461 98.9 97.9-99.4
AGE
18-24 205 2 0.2 0.1- 1.0 203 99.8 99.0-99.9
25-34 805 2 0.1 0.0- 0.5 803 99.9 99.5- 100
35-44 1,266 12 1.0 0.5- 2.1 1,254 99.0 97.9-99.5
45-54 1,517 38 2.0 1.4- 2.9 1,479 98.0 97.1-98.6
55-64 1,681 74 4.7 3.4- 6.5 1,607 95.3 93.5-96.6
65+ 2,708 228 8.7 7.2-10.5 2,480 91.3 89.5-92.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,043 84 4.8 3.5- 6.5 959 95.2 93.5-96.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,482 113 3.5 2.7- 4.5 2,369 96.5 95.5-97.3
Some Post-H.S. 2,179 105 3.1 2.3- 4.1 2,074 96.9 95.9-97.7
College Graduate 2,562 56 1.7 1.2- 2.5 2,506 98.3 97.5-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,019 93 5.1 3.8- 6.8 926 94.9 93.2-96.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,372 71 3.4 2.5- 4.8 1,301 96.6 95.2-97.5
$25,000- 34,999 851 45 4.1 2.8- 6.0 806 95.9 94.0-97.2
$35,000- 49,999 1,061 25 1.7 1.0- 3.0 1,036 98.3 97.0-99.0
$50,000- 74,999 1,089 28 2.3 1.4- 4.0 1,061 97.7 96.0-98.6
$75,000+ 1,459 10 0.7 0.3- 1.5 1,449 99.3 98.5-99.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,944 268 7.3 6.1- 8.7 2,676 92.7 91.3-93.9
No 4,868 79 1.0 0.8- 1.4 4,789 99.0 98.6-99.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 182 4 1.6 0.6- 4.2 178 98.4 95.8-99.4
Non-Veteran 7,396 331 3.0 2.6- 3.6 7,065 97.0 96.4-97.4

Back to Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 09JUN10.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook