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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 12,027 818 4.6 4.2- 5.1 11,209 95.4 94.9-95.8
GENDER
Male 4,450 383 5.2 4.5- 6.0 4,067 94.8 94.0-95.5
Female 7,577 435 4.1 3.6- 4.7 7,142 95.9 95.3-96.4
RACE
White 9,377 681 5.1 4.6- 5.7 8,696 94.9 94.3-95.4
African American 1,862 106 4.5 3.5- 5.9 1,756 95.5 94.1-96.5
Asian 106 3 1.3 0.3- 5.3 103 98.7 94.7-99.7
Native American 264 16 3.4 1.4- 7.7 248 96.6 92.3-98.6
Other Minorities 347 7 0.8 0.3- 1.8 340 99.2 98.2-99.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 408 14 1.8 0.8- 3.7 394 98.2 96.3-99.2
-English Speaking 236 11 2.9 1.2- 6.7 225 97.1 93.3-98.8
-Spanish Speaking 172 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3 169 99.3 97.7-99.8
Non-Hispanic 11,589 804 4.9 4.4- 5.4 10,785 95.1 94.6-95.6
AGE
18-24 351 0 0.0 . - . 351 100 . - .
25-34 973 7 0.3 0.2- 0.8 966 99.7 99.2-99.8
35-44 1,707 21 0.9 0.6- 1.5 1,686 99.1 98.5-99.4
45-54 2,279 85 3.6 2.8- 4.6 2,194 96.4 95.4-97.2
55-64 2,673 213 9.8 8.2-11.6 2,460 90.2 88.4-91.8
65-74 2,231 250 11.4 9.7-13.4 1,981 88.6 86.6-90.3
75+ 1,688 238 16.1 13.6-19.0 1,450 83.9 81.0-86.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,509 167 7.2 5.8- 8.9 1,342 92.8 91.1-94.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,465 255 4.9 4.1- 5.9 3,210 95.1 94.1-95.9
Some Post-H.S. 3,009 214 4.7 3.9- 5.6 2,795 95.3 94.4-96.1
College Graduate 4,024 182 3.4 2.8- 4.2 3,842 96.6 95.8-97.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,302 132 7.6 6.0- 9.7 1,170 92.4 90.3-94.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,888 202 8.4 6.9-10.2 1,686 91.6 89.8-93.1
$25,000- 34,999 1,289 91 5.0 3.7- 6.8 1,198 95.0 93.2-96.3
$35,000- 49,999 1,500 90 4.5 3.4- 6.0 1,410 95.5 94.0-96.6
$50,000-74,999 1,592 82 3.7 2.7- 4.9 1,510 96.3 95.1-97.3
$75,000+ 2,523 95 2.4 1.9- 3.2 2,428 97.6 96.8-98.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,486 577 10.6 9.5-11.9 3,909 89.4 88.1-90.5
No 7,038 230 2.0 1.7- 2.4 6,808 98.0 97.6-98.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,664 201 9.6 7.9-11.6 1,463 90.4 88.4-92.1
Non-Veteran 10,358 617 3.9 3.5- 4.4 9,741 96.1 95.6-96.5

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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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