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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Hypertension

About how long has it been since you last had your blood pressure taken by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional?

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Respond.^
Within the past 6 months 6 to 12 months ago 1 to 2 years ago 3 to 5 years ago 5 or more years ago or never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,331 10,276 79.2 77.8-80.6 1,214 11.2 10.3-12.3 446 5.0 4.3- 5.9 208 2.1 1.7- 2.6 187 2.4 1.8- 3.2
-Randolph County 328 273 78.5 70.9-84.5 32 10.0 6.3-15.5 10 3.9 1.5- 9.3 7 2.4 1.0- 5.6 6 5.2 2.1-12.1
GENDER
Male 131 103 71.5 59.3-81.2 13 11.0 5.5-20.7 6 5.7 1.9-15.7 5 3.5 1.3- 9.2 4 8.3 3.2-20.1
Female 197 170 87.5 81.6-91.7 19 8.7 5.4-13.9 4 1.5 0.5- 4.0 2 1.1 0.3- 4.4 2 1.2 0.2- 6.0
RACE
White 292 244 78.8 70.8-85.2 28 10.2 6.2-16.3 9 4.5 1.7-11.1 7 2.9 1.3- 6.8 4 3.5 1.1-10.7
Other 34 27 76.2 52.3-90.4 4 9.2 2.6-28.1 1 1.0 0.1- 6.9 0 0.0 . - . 2 13.6 3.4-41.1
AGE
18-44 91 66 69.9 56.6-80.5 14 13.1 6.9-23.6 5 5.5 1.7-16.9 2 2.3 0.5- 9.5 4 9.1 3.5-21.9
45+ 234 204 87.4 81.7-91.5 18 6.8 4.0-11.3 5 2.1 0.8- 5.2 5 2.6 1.0- 6.4 2 1.1 0.2- 5.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 184 154 75.9 64.6-84.5 18 10.3 5.4-18.6 3 3.8 0.8-15.9 6 4.1 1.6- 9.8 3 6.0 1.9-16.9
Some College + 144 119 81.7 71.3-88.9 14 9.6 4.9-18.0 7 4.0 1.7- 9.1 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 3 4.2 1.0-16.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 156 78.2 67.2-86.2 16 8.5 4.6-15.2 5 4.4 1.1-15.8 5 2.3 0.9- 5.8 4 6.6 2.2-18.1
$50,000+ 87 69 83.5 73.5-90.2 11 8.5 4.3-15.9 5 5.2 1.9-13.0 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4 1 1.5 0.2- 9.8

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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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