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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-WHITES

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
-WHITES 9,370 1,286 9.5 8.7-10.2 8,084 90.5 89.8-91.3
GENDER
Male 3,573 599 10.9 9.7-12.2 2,974 89.1 87.8-90.3
Female 5,797 687 8.2 7.4- 9.0 5,110 91.8 91.0-92.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 173 17 5.6 2.7-11.2 156 94.4 88.8-97.3
Non-Hispanic 9,193 1,269 9.6 8.9-10.3 7,924 90.4 89.7-91.1
AGE
18-24 228 0 0.0 . - . 228 100 . - .
25-34 635 6 1.0 0.3- 3.4 629 99.0 96.6-99.7
35-44 1,261 31 1.9 1.3- 2.7 1,230 98.1 97.3-98.7
45-54 1,713 116 6.5 5.2- 8.2 1,597 93.5 91.8-94.8
55-64 2,113 276 14.4 12.4-16.7 1,837 85.6 83.3-87.6
65+ 3,346 850 27.7 25.6-29.9 2,496 72.3 70.1-74.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,020 292 20.0 17.0-23.5 728 80.0 76.5-83.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,643 389 10.3 8.9-12.0 2,254 89.7 88.0-91.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,364 315 9.2 7.9-10.7 2,049 90.8 89.3-92.1
College Graduate 3,330 289 6.1 5.3- 7.2 3,041 93.9 92.8-94.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 842 193 17.3 14.2-20.9 649 82.7 79.1-85.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,341 288 18.3 15.6-21.3 1,053 81.7 78.7-84.4
$25,000- 34,999 964 147 11.3 9.1-14.1 817 88.7 85.9-90.9
$35,000-49,999 1,187 146 9.0 7.2-11.2 1,041 91.0 88.8-92.8
$50,000- 74,999 1,323 138 7.5 6.0- 9.3 1,185 92.5 90.7-94.0
$75,000+ 2,223 151 4.7 3.7- 5.9 2,072 95.3 94.1-96.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,438 858 20.3 18.5-22.2 2,580 79.7 77.8-81.5
No 5,590 394 4.6 4.0- 5.3 5,196 95.4 94.7-96.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,355 317 19.4 16.7-22.5 1,038 80.6 77.5-83.3
Non-Veteran 8,013 969 7.9 7.2- 8.6 7,044 92.1 91.4-92.8

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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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