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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Cardiovascular Health

Do you have a health problem or condition that makes taking aspirin unsafe for you?
If "Yes," ask "Is this a stomach condition?"

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, not stomach related Yes, stomach related No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,995 495 5.8 5.0- 6.8 401 5.1 4.2- 6.1 5,099 89.1 87.7-90.3
-Eastern NC 1,614 150 5.6 4.3- 7.2 105 4.8 3.4- 6.9 1,359 89.6 87.1-91.6
GENDER
Male 491 38 3.8 2.2- 6.5 15 1.9 0.8- 4.3 438 94.3 91.1-96.4
Female 1,123 112 7.2 5.4- 9.5 90 7.5 5.0-11.0 921 85.3 81.5-88.5
RACE
White 1,084 114 6.0 4.5- 7.9 76 4.9 3.2- 7.7 894 89.0 86.0-91.5
African American 347 23 5.5 2.6-11.0 20 3.1 1.8- 5.5 304 91.4 86.0-94.8
Other minorities 173 12 3.4 1.4- 7.7 *** *** *** 152 88.6 77.3-94.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 93 *** *** *** *** *** *** 86 94.6 81.0-98.6
Non-Hispanic 1,517 146 6.0 4.6- 7.8 102 4.9 3.4- 7.0 1,269 89.1 86.5-91.2
AGE
18-34 278 *** *** *** *** *** *** 259 95.3 90.7-97.7
35-54 617 35 4.0 2.6- 6.3 36 5.5 3.4- 8.9 546 90.5 86.8-93.2
55-64 323 35 11.9 6.0-22.3 30 10.5 5.3-19.7 258 77.6 66.7-85.7
65-74 192 35 19.0 12.4-28.1 13 5.4 2.0-13.6 144 75.6 65.8-83.3
75+ 182 33 20.0 12.8-29.8 17 7.1 3.6-13.3 132 72.9 62.5-81.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 175 25 8.7 4.2-17.1 *** *** *** 140 84.7 74.3-91.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 475 45 3.8 2.5- 5.8 40 6.3 3.3-11.5 390 89.9 84.9-93.4
Some Post-H.S. 460 39 5.3 3.6- 7.7 30 3.6 2.0- 6.3 391 91.1 87.8-93.6
College Graduate 503 41 6.5 3.7-11.1 25 3.2 1.8- 5.8 437 90.2 85.5-93.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 190 32 11.3 6.5-18.9 16 7.6 3.1-17.4 142 81.1 70.9-88.4
$15,000- 24,999 230 23 7.0 3.2-14.5 23 7.4 3.6-14.7 184 85.6 76.7-91.5
$25,000- 34,999 154 11 3.9 1.6- 8.8 13 5.6 2.4-12.6 130 90.5 83.0-94.9
$35,000- 49,999 227 18 7.1 3.4-14.0 *** *** *** 199 90.9 83.8-95.0
$50,000+ 517 38 4.0 2.6- 6.0 28 3.1 1.8- 5.3 451 93.0 90.2-95.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 450 83 12.9 9.4-17.4 56 10.3 6.5-15.9 311 76.8 70.4-82.2
No 1,156 66 3.8 2.5- 5.6 48 3.4 2.0- 5.8 1,042 92.8 90.1-94.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 222 25 6.5 3.9-10.6 *** *** *** 187 91.4 86.7-94.6
Non-Veteran 1,391 125 5.4 4.0- 7.3 95 5.3 3.6- 7.7 1,171 89.3 86.5-91.6

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*Asked of all respondents who do not take aspirin daily or every other day.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

**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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