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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Hypertension Awareness

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,380 4,684 81.6 79.4-83.6 696 18.4 16.4-20.6
-Onslow County 151 128 77.7 67.9-85.1 23 22.3 14.9-32.1
GENDER
Male 51 43 72.9 55.0-85.5 8 27.1 14.5-45.0
Female 100 85 80.8 69.4-88.6 15 19.2 11.4-30.6
RACE
White 118 100 77.0 65.8-85.4 18 23.0 14.6-34.2
Other 31 27 83.3 59.0-94.5 4 16.7 5.5-41.0
AGE
18-44 22 7 27.3 12.2-50.4 15 72.7 49.6-87.8
45+ 128 120 92.0 83.7-96.2 8 8.0 3.8-16.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 70 64 84.2 68.5-92.9 6 15.8 7.1-31.5
Some College + 80 63 72.2 58.7-82.5 17 27.8 17.5-41.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 82 70 78.1 63.9-87.8 12 21.9 12.2-36.1
$50,000+ 46 36 73.8 57.1-85.7 10 26.2 14.3-42.9

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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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