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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,027 818 4.6 4.2- 5.1 11,209 95.4 94.9-95.8
-Eastern NC 3,118 223 5.7 4.7- 6.9 2,895 94.3 93.1-95.3
GENDER
Male 1,082 87 5.8 4.2- 7.8 995 94.2 92.2-95.8
Female 2,036 136 5.6 4.4- 7.1 1,900 94.4 92.9-95.6
RACE
White 2,082 160 5.8 4.5- 7.3 1,922 94.2 92.7-95.5
African American 739 51 7.5 5.2-10.7 688 92.5 89.3-94.8
Other Minorities 280 10 1.1 0.5- 2.5 270 98.9 97.5-99.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 127 3 2.3 0.5- 9.8 124 97.7 90.2-99.5
Non-Hispanic 2,985 220 6.0 4.9- 7.2 2,765 94.0 92.8-95.1
AGE
18-24 128 0 0.0 . - . 128 100 . - .
25-34 317 2 0.2 0.0- 0.7 315 99.8 99.3- 100
35-44 426 6 1.0 0.3- 2.7 420 99.0 97.3-99.7
45-54 574 23 4.2 2.6- 6.8 551 95.8 93.2-97.4
55-64 679 63 13.2 9.4-18.2 616 86.8 81.8-90.6
65+ 962 127 15.7 12.2-20.0 835 84.3 80.0-87.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 423 50 8.8 5.8-13.0 373 91.2 87.0-94.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,001 73 5.4 3.9- 7.6 928 94.6 92.4-96.1
Some Post-H.S. 832 57 4.4 2.8- 6.7 775 95.6 93.3-97.2
College Graduate 859 43 5.9 4.0- 8.8 816 94.1 91.2-96.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 375 35 7.1 4.4-11.5 340 92.9 88.5-95.6
$15,000- 24,999 547 64 9.7 6.7-13.8 483 90.3 86.2-93.3
$25,000- 34,999 348 24 6.0 3.2-10.7 324 94.0 89.3-96.8
$35,000- 49,999 377 23 6.1 3.5-10.5 354 93.9 89.5-96.5
$50,000-74,999 376 20 4.3 2.4- 7.5 356 95.7 92.5-97.6
$75,000+ 568 20 3.0 1.6- 5.5 548 97.0 94.5-98.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,234 168 13.1 10.5-16.2 1,066 86.9 83.8-89.5
No 1,747 54 2.2 1.5- 3.3 1,693 97.8 96.7-98.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 500 47 8.5 5.7-12.5 453 91.5 87.5-94.3
Non-Veteran 2,617 176 5.1 4.1- 6.3 2,441 94.9 93.7-95.9

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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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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