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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 7,569 884 8.3 7.6- 9.2 6,685 91.7 90.8-92.4
RACE
White 5,797 687 8.2 7.4- 9.0 5,110 91.8 91.0-92.6
African American 1,310 162 9.5 7.6-11.9 1,148 90.5 88.1-92.4
Other Minorities 419 32 7.1 3.9-12.8 387 92.9 87.2-96.1
AGE
18-24 191 0 0.0 . - . 191 100 . - .
25-34 621 7 0.7 0.3- 1.5 614 99.3 98.5-99.7
35-44 1,064 29 3.5 2.1- 5.9 1,035 96.5 94.1-97.9
45-54 1,388 110 8.1 6.4-10.3 1,278 91.9 89.7-93.6
55-64 1,610 181 12.1 10.1-14.5 1,429 87.9 85.5-89.9
65+ 2,600 550 22.1 19.9-24.4 2,050 77.9 75.6-80.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 927 229 16.8 13.8-20.2 698 83.2 79.8-86.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,218 290 9.7 8.1-11.6 1,928 90.3 88.4-91.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,020 232 8.6 7.2-10.3 1,788 91.4 89.7-92.8
College Graduate 2,390 130 3.8 3.0- 4.7 2,260 96.2 95.3-97.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 916 191 16.8 13.8-20.2 725 83.2 79.8-86.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,231 213 15.6 12.7-19.1 1,018 84.4 80.9-87.3
$25,000- 34,999 808 91 7.5 5.6- 9.9 717 92.5 90.1-94.4
$35,000- 49,999 929 77 6.0 4.5- 8.0 852 94.0 92.0-95.5
$50,000- 74,999 947 66 4.9 3.5- 6.7 881 95.1 93.3-96.5
$75,000+ 1,330 50 2.4 1.7- 3.3 1,280 97.6 96.7-98.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,904 635 18.5 16.5-20.6 2,269 81.5 79.4-83.5
No 4,381 233 3.6 3.1- 4.3 4,148 96.4 95.7-96.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 175 21 7.2 3.9-12.8 154 92.8 87.2-96.1
Non-Veteran 7,393 863 8.4 7.6- 9.2 6,530 91.6 90.8-92.4

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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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