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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,862 106 4.5 3.5- 5.9 1,756 95.5 94.1-96.5
GENDER
Male 551 34 4.4 2.9- 6.8 517 95.6 93.2-97.1
Female 1,311 72 4.7 3.4- 6.4 1,239 95.3 93.6-96.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 1 6.0 0.8-33.2 17 94.0 66.8-99.2
Non-Hispanic 1,841 105 4.5 3.5- 5.9 1,736 95.5 94.1-96.5
AGE
18-24 78 0 0.0 . - . 78 100 . - .
25-34 202 3 0.9 0.2- 3.0 199 99.1 97.0-99.8
35-44 253 4 1.2 0.4- 4.0 249 98.8 96.0-99.6
45-54 418 22 3.9 2.2- 6.7 396 96.1 93.3-97.8
55-64 437 31 11.6 7.5-17.5 406 88.4 82.5-92.5
65+ 449 46 12.3 8.4-17.7 403 87.7 82.3-91.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 302 28 6.0 3.5-10.0 274 94.0 90.0-96.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 602 39 5.2 3.4- 7.8 563 94.8 92.2-96.6
Some Post-H.S. 486 22 3.2 1.7- 5.7 464 96.8 94.3-98.3
College Graduate 468 17 4.0 2.1- 7.3 451 96.0 92.7-97.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 344 32 7.9 5.1-11.9 312 92.1 88.1-94.9
$15,000- 24,999 378 31 8.3 5.2-13.1 347 91.7 86.9-94.8
$25,000- 34,999 232 9 5.0 2.1-11.2 223 95.0 88.8-97.9
$35,000-49,999 223 8 4.0 1.7- 9.0 215 96.0 91.0-98.3
$50,000- 74,999 195 4 1.5 0.5- 4.4 191 98.5 95.6-99.5
$75,000+ 196 2 0.7 0.1- 3.5 194 99.3 96.5-99.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 772 89 11.2 8.5-14.7 683 88.8 85.3-91.5
No 992 16 1.1 0.6- 2.1 976 98.9 97.9-99.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 234 20 6.9 3.9-12.1 214 93.1 87.9-96.1
Non-Veteran 1,627 86 4.2 3.1- 5.6 1,541 95.8 94.4-96.9

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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.

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