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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Actions to Control High Blood Pressure*

Are YOU now doing any of the following to help lower or control your high blood pressure -
reducing 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 5,124 1,233 27.8 25.7-30.0 834 18.8 16.9-21.0 3,057 53.3 51.0-55.7
-Randolph County 117 25 30.4 20.3-42.8 5 3.2 1.2- 8.4 87 66.4 54.3-76.8
GENDER
Male 47 16 45.2 28.5-63.0 3 2.6 0.8- 8.5 28 52.2 34.8-69.1
Female 70 9 13.5 6.7-25.2 2 3.8 0.8-15.7 59 82.7 70.0-90.7
RACE
White 104 24 34.0 22.7-47.5 5 3.7 1.4- 9.8 75 62.3 49.1-73.8
Other 11 1 10.8 1.5-49.2 0 0.0 . - . 10 89.2 50.8-98.5
AGE
18-44 15 8 63.0 36.0-83.8 1 5.3 0.7-30.4 6 31.7 13.1-58.8
45+ 101 16 19.1 11.4-30.2 4 2.5 0.9- 6.8 81 78.4 67.3-86.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 75 10 17.1 8.8-30.5 4 4.3 1.3-12.9 61 78.6 65.0-87.9
Some College + 42 15 48.5 30.8-66.6 1 1.6 0.2-10.8 26 49.9 32.2-67.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 66 11 16.2 8.3-29.3 5 5.9 2.1-15.1 50 77.9 64.4-87.3
$50,000+ 22 10 64.0 40.9-82.0 0 0.0 . - . 12 36.0 18.0-59.1

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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