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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-AFRICAN AMERICANS

History of Any Cardiovascular Diseases (heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,016 1,602 9.0 8.4- 9.6 10,414 91.0 90.4-91.6
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,860 240 9.2 7.7-11.0 1,620 90.8 89.0-92.3
GENDER
Male 550 78 8.9 6.6-11.8 472 91.1 88.2-93.4
Female 1,310 162 9.5 7.6-11.9 1,148 90.5 88.1-92.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 3 10.5 2.7-33.0 15 89.5 67.0-97.3
Non-Hispanic 1,839 237 9.2 7.7-11.0 1,602 90.8 89.0-92.3
AGE
18-24 78 0 0.0 . - . 78 100 . - .
25-34 201 5 1.7 0.7- 4.5 196 98.3 95.5-99.3
35-44 252 10 4.8 2.3- 9.8 242 95.2 90.2-97.7
45-54 418 49 10.3 6.9-15.0 369 89.7 85.0-93.1
55-64 436 68 19.6 14.6-25.8 368 80.4 74.2-85.4
65+ 450 108 23.0 17.9-29.0 342 77.0 71.0-82.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 302 67 12.5 8.7-17.6 235 87.5 82.4-91.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 601 93 10.4 7.8-13.8 508 89.6 86.2-92.2
Some Post-H.S. 486 47 7.6 4.9-11.5 439 92.4 88.5-95.1
College Graduate 467 32 6.5 4.1-10.2 435 93.5 89.8-95.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 345 66 14.4 10.5-19.4 279 85.6 80.6-89.5
$15,000- 24,999 377 63 14.3 9.9-20.3 314 85.7 79.7-90.1
$25,000- 34,999 232 28 11.1 6.7-18.0 204 88.9 82.0-93.3
$35,000-49,999 223 16 6.2 3.3-11.5 207 93.8 88.5-96.7
$50,000- 74,999 195 12 5.6 2.8-10.8 183 94.4 89.2-97.2
$75,000+ 196 7 2.8 1.1- 7.0 189 97.2 93.0-98.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 771 185 21.4 17.5-25.9 586 78.6 74.1-82.5
No 991 51 2.8 1.9- 4.1 940 97.2 95.9-98.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 235 34 10.8 6.9-16.5 201 89.2 83.5-93.1
Non-Veteran 1,624 206 9.0 7.4-10.9 1,418 91.0 89.1-92.6

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*Data for this table were derived from the cardiovascular disease history questions

^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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