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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 12,106 589 3.1 2.7- 3.4 11,517 96.9 96.6-97.3
-Western NC 1,962 97 3.5 2.8- 4.5 1,865 96.5 95.5-97.2
GENDER
Male 765 38 3.2 2.2- 4.6 727 96.8 95.4-97.8
Female 1,197 59 3.8 2.8- 5.2 1,138 96.2 94.8-97.2
RACE
White 1,802 88 3.5 2.7- 4.5 1,714 96.5 95.5-97.3
African American 48 5 7.5 2.2-22.3 43 92.5 77.7-97.8
Other Minorities 98 3 1.1 0.3- 4.4 95 98.9 95.6-99.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 43 2 2.0 0.4- 9.4 41 98.0 90.6-99.6
Non-Hispanic 1,916 95 3.6 2.8- 4.6 1,821 96.4 95.4-97.2
AGE
18-24 45 0 0.0 . - . 45 100 . - .
25-34 127 0 0.0 . - . 127 100 . - .
35-44 242 2 0.7 0.2- 2.9 240 99.3 97.1-99.8
45-54 318 13 2.7 1.4- 5.2 305 97.3 94.8-98.6
55-64 459 20 5.4 3.1- 9.1 439 94.6 90.9-96.9
65+ 751 61 8.7 6.6-11.4 690 91.3 88.6-93.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 287 30 7.5 4.7-11.8 257 92.5 88.2-95.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 605 30 2.8 1.9- 4.2 575 97.2 95.8-98.1
Some Post-H.S. 511 17 2.6 1.5- 4.6 494 97.4 95.4-98.5
College Graduate 555 19 3.1 1.8- 5.1 536 96.9 94.9-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 270 25 6.9 4.1-11.4 245 93.1 88.6-95.9
$15,000- 24,999 366 19 4.2 2.5- 6.9 347 95.8 93.1-97.5
$25,000- 34,999 245 11 3.2 1.6- 6.1 234 96.8 93.9-98.4
$35,000- 49,999 259 8 2.4 1.1- 4.9 251 97.6 95.1-98.9
$50,000-74,999 251 8 3.1 1.4- 7.0 243 96.9 93.0-98.6
$75,000+ 246 5 1.5 0.5- 4.1 241 98.5 95.9-99.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 841 74 7.1 5.4- 9.3 767 92.9 90.7-94.6
No 1,054 23 1.5 0.9- 2.4 1,031 98.5 97.6-99.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 279 18 5.6 3.3- 9.2 261 94.4 90.8-96.7
Non-Veteran 1,683 79 3.2 2.4- 4.2 1,604 96.8 95.8-97.6

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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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