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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 1,950 160 6.2 5.1- 7.5 1,790 93.8 92.5-94.9
GENDER
Male 759 79 7.2 5.5- 9.3 680 92.8 90.7-94.5
Female 1,191 81 5.3 4.0- 6.9 1,110 94.7 93.1-96.0
RACE
White 1,788 149 6.4 5.3- 7.7 1,639 93.6 92.3-94.7
African American 49 2 5.7 1.4-20.6 47 94.3 79.4-98.6
Other Minorities 99 6 2.9 0.7-11.0 93 97.1 89.0-99.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 42 4 3.7 1.2-11.2 38 96.3 88.8-98.8
Non-Hispanic 1,906 156 6.3 5.2- 7.6 1,750 93.7 92.4-94.8
AGE
18-24 45 0 0.0 . - . 45 100 . - .
25-34 126 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 125 99.2 94.6-99.9
35-44 241 5 1.8 0.7- 4.6 236 98.2 95.4-99.3
45-54 317 12 4.0 2.0- 7.6 305 96.0 92.4-98.0
55-64 461 44 11.5 8.4-15.5 417 88.5 84.5-91.6
65+ 740 97 13.7 10.9-17.1 643 86.3 82.9-89.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 283 39 11.5 7.6-16.9 244 88.5 83.1-92.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 600 43 5.3 3.7- 7.4 557 94.7 92.6-96.3
Some Post-H.S. 513 50 7.5 5.3-10.4 463 92.5 89.6-94.7
College Graduate 550 28 3.5 2.3- 5.3 522 96.5 94.7-97.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 267 26 7.9 4.7-12.8 241 92.1 87.2-95.3
$15,000- 24,999 362 32 8.0 5.2-12.0 330 92.0 88.0-94.8
$25,000- 34,999 243 23 7.0 4.2-11.5 220 93.0 88.5-95.8
$35,000- 49,999 258 21 6.0 3.7- 9.6 237 94.0 90.4-96.3
$50,000-74,999 253 19 5.3 3.2- 8.5 234 94.7 91.5-96.8
$75,000+ 244 9 2.1 1.1- 4.1 235 97.9 95.9-98.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 831 112 11.9 9.5-14.8 719 88.1 85.2-90.5
No 1,052 45 2.9 2.1- 4.1 1,007 97.1 95.9-97.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 277 44 13.2 9.5-18.1 233 86.8 81.9-90.5
Non-Veteran 1,673 116 5.2 4.1- 6.5 1,557 94.8 93.5-95.9

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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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