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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 12,106 589 3.1 2.7- 3.4 11,517 96.9 96.6-97.3
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,878 112 3.8 3.0- 4.9 1,766 96.2 95.1-97.0
GENDER
Male 554 38 4.3 2.9- 6.3 516 95.7 93.7-97.1
Female 1,324 74 3.5 2.6- 4.8 1,250 96.5 95.2-97.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 18 0 0.0 . - . 18 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,857 112 3.9 3.0- 5.0 1,745 96.1 95.0-97.0
AGE
18-24 78 0 0.0 . - . 78 100 . - .
25-34 203 2 0.8 0.2- 3.6 201 99.2 96.4-99.8
35-44 253 3 1.3 0.4- 4.0 250 98.7 96.0-99.6
45-54 420 25 4.7 2.8- 7.7 395 95.3 92.3-97.2
55-64 439 26 6.7 4.1-10.8 413 93.3 89.2-95.9
65+ 460 56 11.2 7.9-15.7 404 88.8 84.3-92.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 308 33 5.6 3.4- 9.1 275 94.4 90.9-96.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 608 44 4.3 2.9- 6.3 564 95.7 93.7-97.1
Some Post-H.S. 489 21 3.0 1.7- 5.2 468 97.0 94.8-98.3
College Graduate 469 13 2.5 1.3- 4.8 456 97.5 95.2-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 350 32 6.8 4.3-10.6 318 93.2 89.4-95.7
$15,000- 24,999 381 26 4.4 2.5- 7.4 355 95.6 92.6-97.5
$25,000- 34,999 232 12 3.0 1.3- 6.8 220 97.0 93.2-98.7
$35,000-49,999 223 5 2.1 0.8- 5.4 218 97.9 94.6-99.2
$50,000- 74,999 195 6 3.1 1.2- 8.1 189 96.9 91.9-98.8
$75,000+ 198 4 2.0 0.6- 6.3 194 98.0 93.7-99.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 786 91 8.8 6.6-11.6 695 91.2 88.4-93.4
No 994 17 1.0 0.5- 1.8 977 99.0 98.2-99.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 236 13 4.0 2.0- 7.9 223 96.0 92.1-98.0
Non-Veteran 1,641 99 3.8 2.9- 5.0 1,542 96.2 95.0-97.1

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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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