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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,027 818 4.6 4.2- 5.1 11,209 95.4 94.9-95.8
-Piedmont NC 6,959 435 3.8 3.4- 4.3 6,524 96.2 95.7-96.6
GENDER
Male 2,609 217 4.5 3.7- 5.3 2,392 95.5 94.7-96.3
Female 4,350 218 3.2 2.7- 3.8 4,132 96.8 96.2-97.3
RACE
White 5,507 372 4.5 3.9- 5.1 5,135 95.5 94.9-96.1
African American 1,074 53 2.9 2.0- 4.1 1,021 97.1 95.9-98.0
Other Minorities 338 10 1.3 0.6- 2.8 328 98.7 97.2-99.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 239 7 1.3 0.5- 2.9 232 98.7 97.1-99.5
Non-Hispanic 6,698 428 4.0 3.6- 4.6 6,270 96.0 95.4-96.4
AGE
18-24 178 0 0.0 . - . 178 100 . - .
25-34 530 4 0.4 0.1- 1.0 526 99.6 99.0-99.9
35-44 1,040 10 0.7 0.4- 1.3 1,030 99.3 98.7-99.6
45-54 1,388 50 3.2 2.3- 4.4 1,338 96.8 95.6-97.7
55-64 1,533 106 7.7 6.0- 9.9 1,427 92.3 90.1-94.0
65+ 2,217 264 12.3 10.5-14.2 1,953 87.7 85.8-89.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 803 78 5.5 4.1- 7.5 725 94.5 92.5-95.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,864 139 4.5 3.5- 5.8 1,725 95.5 94.2-96.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,664 107 4.2 3.3- 5.2 1,557 95.8 94.8-96.7
College Graduate 2,615 111 2.5 2.0- 3.2 2,504 97.5 96.8-98.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 660 71 7.8 5.7-10.7 589 92.2 89.3-94.3
$15,000- 24,999 979 106 7.6 5.8- 9.9 873 92.4 90.1-94.2
$25,000- 34,999 698 44 3.8 2.6- 5.6 654 96.2 94.4-97.4
$35,000- 49,999 865 46 3.4 2.3- 4.8 819 96.6 95.2-97.7
$50,000-74,999 963 43 3.0 1.9- 4.8 920 97.0 95.2-98.1
$75,000+ 1,711 66 2.3 1.7- 3.1 1,645 97.7 96.9-98.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,421 297 9.0 7.7-10.5 2,124 91.0 89.5-92.3
No 4,239 131 1.8 1.4- 2.2 4,108 98.2 97.8-98.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 887 110 9.5 7.3-12.2 777 90.5 87.8-92.7
Non-Veteran 6,068 325 3.2 2.7- 3.7 5,743 96.8 96.3-97.3

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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