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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Health

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,857 3,814 27.0 25.6-28.4 6,043 73.0 71.6-74.4
GENDER
Male 3,544 1,612 29.6 27.3-32.0 1,932 70.4 68.0-72.7
Female 6,313 2,202 24.6 22.9-26.3 4,111 75.4 73.7-77.1
RACE
White 7,720 3,076 29.1 27.5-30.8 4,644 70.9 69.2-72.5
African American 1,469 555 25.3 22.0-29.0 914 74.7 71.0-78.0
Native American 226 91 22.8 15.1-32.9 135 77.2 67.1-84.9
Other Minorities 382 71 9.7 6.2-14.9 311 90.3 85.1-93.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 347 56 9.4 5.9-14.7 291 90.6 85.3-94.1
-English Speaking 176 *** *** *** *** *** ***
-Spanish Speaking 171 *** *** *** 163 97.0 92.6-98.8
Non-Hispanic 9,483 3,743 28.0 26.5-29.5 5,740 72.0 70.5-73.5
AGE
18-34 870 54 7.1 5.0- 9.9 816 92.9 90.1-95.0
35-44 1,273 136 11.4 9.0-14.5 1,137 88.6 85.5-91.0
45-54 1,814 459 26.2 23.0-29.6 1,355 73.8 70.4-77.0
55-64 2,238 1,025 48.6 45.3-51.9 1,213 51.4 48.1-54.7
65-74 1,969 1,173 60.7 57.4-63.9 796 39.3 36.1-42.6
75+ 1,583 924 56.5 52.6-60.4 659 43.5 39.6-47.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,161 537 34.8 30.6-39.2 624 65.2 60.8-69.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,789 1,177 27.9 25.1-30.9 1,612 72.1 69.1-74.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,507 928 24.6 22.1-27.2 1,579 75.4 72.8-77.9
College Graduate 3,374 1,162 23.7 21.7-25.8 2,212 76.3 74.2-78.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,109 470 32.9 28.4-37.8 639 67.1 62.2-71.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,594 701 30.0 26.3-34.1 893 70.0 65.9-73.7
$25,000- 34,999 976 402 27.8 23.8-32.3 574 72.2 67.7-76.2
$35,000- 49,999 1,226 486 31.9 27.8-36.4 740 68.1 63.6-72.2
$50,000-74,999 1,180 427 23.3 19.9-27.1 753 76.7 72.9-80.1
$75,000+ 2,045 626 22.2 19.4-25.1 1,419 77.8 74.9-80.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,154 1,496 40.4 37.4-43.5 1,658 59.6 56.5-62.6
No 6,661 2,300 22.3 20.8-23.9 4,361 77.7 76.1-79.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,413 778 43.0 38.8-47.3 635 57.0 52.7-61.2
Non-Veteran 8,440 3,035 24.7 23.2-26.2 5,405 75.3 73.8-76.8

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*Asked of all respondents

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).

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