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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 -
change your eating habits?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,098 3,274 66.9 64.6-69.0 1,824 33.1 31.0-35.4
-Randolph County 118 81 71.3 59.8-80.6 37 28.7 19.4-40.2
GENDER
Male 48 33 67.5 48.9-81.9 15 32.5 18.1-51.1
Female 70 48 75.7 63.8-84.6 22 24.3 15.4-36.2
RACE
White 105 69 67.5 54.9-78.0 36 32.5 22.0-45.1
Other 11 10 92.1 59.1-98.9 1 7.9 1.1-40.9
AGE
18-44 15 12 69.9 35.1-90.9 3 30.1 9.1-64.9
45+ 102 68 71.4 60.8-80.1 34 28.6 19.9-39.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 76 47 67.9 55.1-78.5 29 32.1 21.5-44.9
Some College + 42 34 75.9 52.2-90.1 8 24.1 9.9-47.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 66 47 77.0 64.7-86.0 19 23.0 14.0-35.3
$50,000+ 22 17 66.3 36.2-87.2 5 33.7 12.8-63.8

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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