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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 12,106 589 3.1 2.7- 3.4 11,517 96.9 96.6-97.3
-Eastern NC 3,141 172 3.4 2.7- 4.4 2,969 96.6 95.6-97.3
GENDER
Male 1,090 59 3.0 2.0- 4.4 1,031 97.0 95.6-98.0
Female 2,051 113 3.9 2.8- 5.3 1,938 96.1 94.7-97.2
RACE
White 2,092 105 3.0 2.2- 4.1 1,987 97.0 95.9-97.8
African American 746 50 4.3 2.9- 6.3 696 95.7 93.7-97.1
Other Minorities 286 12 3.6 1.1-10.8 274 96.4 89.2-98.9
HISPANIC
Hispanic 132 4 4.9 1.4-15.8 128 95.1 84.2-98.6
Non-Hispanic 3,002 167 3.2 2.6- 4.1 2,835 96.8 95.9-97.4
AGE
18-24 130 0 0.0 . - . 130 100 . - .
25-34 317 2 0.6 0.1- 2.4 315 99.4 97.6-99.9
35-44 428 5 1.8 0.4- 6.9 423 98.2 93.1-99.6
45-54 576 19 3.1 1.7- 5.5 557 96.9 94.5-98.3
55-64 684 31 4.7 2.6- 8.3 653 95.3 91.7-97.4
65+ 974 114 10.1 7.7-13.0 860 89.9 87.0-92.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 433 47 4.8 3.3- 7.1 386 95.2 92.9-96.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,009 62 3.3 2.0- 5.2 947 96.7 94.8-98.0
Some Post-H.S. 833 40 4.3 2.7- 6.7 793 95.7 93.3-97.3
College Graduate 863 22 2.0 1.0- 3.6 841 98.0 96.4-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 380 32 5.3 3.1- 8.9 348 94.7 91.1-96.9
$15,000- 24,999 549 44 5.2 2.9- 9.0 505 94.8 91.0-97.1
$25,000- 34,999 349 22 3.3 1.8- 6.0 327 96.7 94.0-98.2
$35,000- 49,999 379 13 2.8 1.2- 6.6 366 97.2 93.4-98.8
$50,000-74,999 378 12 2.1 1.0- 4.3 366 97.9 95.7-99.0
$75,000+ 569 13 1.5 0.8- 2.9 556 98.5 97.1-99.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,248 132 7.8 5.8-10.5 1,116 92.2 89.5-94.2
No 1,754 35 1.1 0.7- 1.8 1,719 98.9 98.2-99.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 502 28 4.5 2.7- 7.6 474 95.5 92.4-97.3
Non-Veteran 2,638 144 3.2 2.4- 4.2 2,494 96.8 95.8-97.6

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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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