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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 12,106 589 3.1 2.7- 3.4 11,517 96.9 96.6-97.3
-Piedmont NC 7,003 320 2.8 2.4- 3.2 6,683 97.2 96.8-97.6
GENDER
Male 2,624 122 2.7 2.2- 3.4 2,502 97.3 96.6-97.8
Female 4,379 198 2.8 2.4- 3.4 4,181 97.2 96.6-97.6
RACE
White 5,540 254 2.8 2.3- 3.3 5,286 97.2 96.7-97.7
African American 1,084 57 3.5 2.5- 4.9 1,027 96.5 95.1-97.5
Other Minorities 339 8 1.6 0.7- 3.8 331 98.4 96.2-99.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 242 4 1.4 0.5- 4.4 238 98.6 95.6-99.5
Non-Hispanic 6,739 316 2.9 2.5- 3.4 6,423 97.1 96.6-97.5
AGE
18-24 179 0 0.0 . - . 179 100 . - .
25-34 532 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5 531 99.9 99.5- 100
35-44 1,042 9 0.8 0.4- 1.8 1,033 99.2 98.2-99.6
45-54 1,391 40 2.0 1.3- 2.9 1,351 98.0 97.1-98.7
55-64 1,538 61 4.2 3.0- 5.8 1,477 95.8 94.2-97.0
65+ 2,249 209 10.5 8.8-12.5 2,040 89.5 87.5-91.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 815 75 5.1 3.6- 7.2 740 94.9 92.8-96.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,882 106 3.1 2.4- 4.1 1,776 96.9 95.9-97.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,675 74 3.0 2.2- 3.9 1,601 97.0 96.1-97.8
College Graduate 2,618 65 1.6 1.2- 2.2 2,553 98.4 97.8-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 674 57 5.9 4.1- 8.5 617 94.1 91.5-95.9
$15,000- 24,999 994 77 5.9 4.3- 7.9 917 94.1 92.1-95.7
$25,000- 34,999 699 37 3.1 2.0- 4.7 662 96.9 95.3-98.0
$35,000- 49,999 866 31 2.6 1.6- 4.1 835 97.4 95.9-98.4
$50,000-74,999 965 32 2.4 1.5- 3.8 933 97.6 96.2-98.5
$75,000+ 1,717 22 0.7 0.4- 1.1 1,695 99.3 98.9-99.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,451 234 6.9 5.8- 8.2 2,217 93.1 91.8-94.2
No 4,253 73 1.0 0.7- 1.4 4,180 99.0 98.6-99.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 895 64 5.5 4.0- 7.5 831 94.5 92.5-96.0
Non-Veteran 6,104 256 2.5 2.1- 2.9 5,848 97.5 97.1-97.9

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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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