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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you had angina or coronary heart disease?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 11,415 738 4.5 4.0- 5.1 10,677 95.5 94.9-96.0
GENDER
Male 4,250 341 5.1 4.3- 6.1 3,909 94.9 93.9-95.7
Female 7,165 397 4.0 3.4- 4.6 6,768 96.0 95.4-96.6
RACE
White 8,714 609 5.2 4.6- 5.9 8,105 94.8 94.1-95.4
African American 1,803 92 3.2 2.4- 4.4 1,711 96.8 95.6-97.6
Native American 267 20 5.7 2.4-12.9 247 94.3 87.1-97.6
Other Minorities 548 16 1.0 0.5- 2.3 532 99.0 97.7-99.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 523 20 1.5 0.8- 2.7 503 98.5 97.3-99.2
-English Speaking 233 18 3.5 2.0- 6.2 215 96.5 93.8-98.0
-Spanish Speaking 290 *** *** *** 288 99.6 97.3-99.9
Non-Hispanic 10,860 716 4.7 4.2- 5.3 10,144 95.3 94.7-95.8
AGE
18-34 1,425 *** *** *** 1,419 99.4 98.7-99.8
35-44 1,548 19 1.0 0.5- 1.8 1,529 99.0 98.2-99.5
45-54 2,082 86 3.7 2.6- 5.1 1,996 96.3 94.9-97.4
55-64 2,456 183 8.1 6.5- 9.9 2,273 91.9 90.1-93.5
65-74 2,096 225 12.1 10.0-14.5 1,871 87.9 85.5-90.0
75+ 1,672 217 15.0 12.2-18.4 1,455 85.0 81.6-87.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,426 156 8.1 6.4-10.3 1,270 91.9 89.7-93.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,262 222 4.2 3.4- 5.1 3,040 95.8 94.9-96.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,876 203 4.3 3.5- 5.3 2,673 95.7 94.7-96.5
College Graduate 3,821 152 2.8 2.1- 3.6 3,669 97.2 96.4-97.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,355 159 7.0 5.5- 8.7 1,196 93.0 91.3-94.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,930 174 5.7 4.4- 7.4 1,756 94.3 92.6-95.6
$25,000- 34,999 1,113 80 4.9 3.5- 6.7 1,033 95.1 93.3-96.5
$35,000- 49,999 1,400 76 3.7 2.8- 5.0 1,324 96.3 95.0-97.2
$50,000-74,999 1,334 69 4.1 2.8- 5.9 1,265 95.9 94.1-97.2
$75,000+ 2,262 63 2.5 1.6- 3.7 2,199 97.5 96.3-98.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,354 453 10.3 9.0-11.7 2,901 89.7 88.3-91.0
No 7,511 262 2.8 2.3- 3.4 7,249 97.2 96.6-97.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,569 194 9.5 7.8-11.6 1,375 90.5 88.4-92.2
Non-Veteran 9,842 544 3.8 3.3- 4.4 9,298 96.2 95.6-96.7

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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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