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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Actions to Control High Blood Pressure*

Has a doctor or health professional ever advised you to do any of the following to help lower or control your high blood pressure -
reduce alcohol use?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Do not drink
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,112 984 23.1 21.2-25.2 1,486 31.5 29.2-33.8 2,642 45.4 43.1-47.7
-Randolph County 117 13 14.7 8.4-24.7 30 28.9 19.2-40.9 74 56.4 44.8-67.4
GENDER
Male 48 8 19.0 9.2-35.1 18 38.9 23.3-57.2 22 42.1 26.3-59.7
Female 69 5 9.8 3.8-22.8 12 17.0 9.5-28.7 52 73.2 59.7-83.4
RACE
White 104 11 14.5 7.8-25.5 28 32.2 21.3-45.4 65 53.3 40.9-65.3
Other 11 1 10.8 1.5-49.2 2 11.2 2.3-40.1 8 78.0 45.3-93.8
AGE
18-44 15 2 14.1 3.4-43.1 7 54.3 27.7-78.6 6 31.7 13.1-58.8
45+ 101 10 14.0 7.3-25.1 23 20.9 13.4-31.1 68 65.1 53.2-75.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 75 5 9.6 3.9-21.8 20 27.4 17.0-41.0 50 63.0 48.8-75.3
Some College + 42 8 21.7 10.3-40.0 10 30.9 15.1-52.8 24 47.4 30.3-65.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 66 6 12.0 5.1-26.0 17 22.0 12.9-34.9 43 66.0 51.3-78.1
$50,000+ 22 4 16.9 5.9-39.6 7 49.8 26.2-73.4 11 33.3 16.3-56.3

Back to Actions to Control High Blood Pressure*.

*Asked only of those who report having high blood pressure

^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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