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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-WHITES

History of Any Cardiovascular Diseases (heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,142 1,589 8.7 7.9- 9.6 11,553 91.3 90.4-92.1
-WHITES 10,398 1,285 8.8 8.1- 9.6 9,113 91.2 90.4-91.9
GENDER
Male 3,926 617 10.3 9.1-11.6 3,309 89.7 88.4-90.9
Female 6,472 668 7.6 6.7- 8.5 5,804 92.4 91.5-93.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 129 5 5.6 1.7-17.0 124 94.4 83.0-98.3
Non-Hispanic 10,251 1,277 8.9 8.2- 9.7 8,974 91.1 90.3-91.8
AGE
18-24 261 2 0.5 0.1- 2.4 259 99.5 97.6-99.9
25-34 854 4 0.4 0.1- 1.1 850 99.6 98.9-99.9
35-44 1,480 29 2.1 1.3- 3.3 1,451 97.9 96.7-98.7
45-54 1,981 104 5.9 4.3- 8.0 1,877 94.1 92.0-95.7
55-64 2,220 303 15.0 12.9-17.5 1,917 85.0 82.5-87.1
65+ 3,518 837 24.9 22.8-27.2 2,681 75.1 72.8-77.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,134 281 16.8 13.6-20.6 853 83.2 79.4-86.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,025 411 10.1 8.6-11.7 2,614 89.9 88.3-91.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,676 335 9.3 7.8-11.0 2,341 90.7 89.0-92.2
College Graduate 3,551 255 5.2 4.4- 6.2 3,296 94.8 93.8-95.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 917 238 19.1 15.6-23.3 679 80.9 76.7-84.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,473 260 14.4 11.9-17.3 1,213 85.6 82.7-88.1
$25,000- 34,999 1,054 163 12.1 9.4-15.4 891 87.9 84.6-90.6
$35,000-49,999 1,397 144 8.0 6.2-10.4 1,253 92.0 89.6-93.8
$50,000- 74,999 1,504 136 7.8 6.1- 9.9 1,368 92.2 90.1-93.9
$75,000+ 2,470 110 3.1 2.4- 4.1 2,360 96.9 95.9-97.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,512 829 19.5 17.5-21.6 2,683 80.5 78.4-82.5
No 6,338 407 4.7 4.0- 5.4 5,931 95.3 94.6-96.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,399 311 20.0 17.0-23.5 1,088 80.0 76.5-83.0
Non-Veteran 8,125 858 7.0 6.3- 7.8 7,267 93.0 92.2-93.7

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*Data for this table were derived from the cardiovascular disease history questions

^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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