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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 -
changing your eating habits?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,114 3,820 74.7 72.4-76.8 1,294 25.3 23.2-27.6
-Randolph County 118 85 70.4 57.7-80.6 33 29.6 19.4-42.3
GENDER
Male 48 32 60.8 41.7-77.0 16 39.2 23.0-58.3
Female 70 53 81.5 70.2-89.2 17 18.5 10.8-29.8
RACE
White 105 73 66.4 52.6-77.9 32 33.6 22.1-47.4
Other 11 10 92.6 61.0-99.0 1 7.4 1.0-39.0
AGE
18-44 15 12 73.4 37.2-92.8 3 26.6 7.2-62.8
45+ 102 72 69.1 55.9-79.8 30 30.9 20.2-44.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 76 52 65.8 50.0-78.7 24 34.2 21.3-50.0
Some College + 42 33 76.7 53.9-90.3 9 23.3 9.7-46.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 66 45 66.0 49.1-79.6 21 34.0 20.4-50.9
$50,000+ 22 18 77.1 41.8-94.0 4 22.9 6.0-58.2

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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