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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 a stroke?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 11,508 533 3.1 2.7- 3.6 10,975 96.9 96.4-97.3
GENDER
Male 4,302 192 3.0 2.3- 3.8 4,110 97.0 96.2-97.7
Female 7,206 341 3.3 2.7- 3.9 6,865 96.7 96.1-97.3
RACE
White 8,788 414 3.3 2.8- 3.9 8,374 96.7 96.1-97.2
African American 1,814 89 3.3 2.4- 4.6 1,725 96.7 95.4-97.6
Native American 268 16 3.2 1.7- 6.0 252 96.8 94.0-98.3
Other Minorities 554 *** *** *** 544 99.6 99.0-99.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 526 12 0.7 0.3- 1.4 514 99.3 98.6-99.7
-English Speaking 233 *** *** *** 223 98.7 97.1-99.4
-Spanish Speaking 293 *** *** *** 291 99.7 98.5-99.9
Non-Hispanic 10,948 519 3.3 2.8- 3.8 10,429 96.7 96.2-97.2
AGE
18-34 1,428 *** *** *** 1,420 99.5 98.9-99.8
35-44 1,553 15 1.3 0.6- 2.8 1,538 98.7 97.2-99.4
45-54 2,088 68 2.5 1.7- 3.8 2,020 97.5 96.2-98.3
55-64 2,466 123 5.3 4.1- 6.8 2,343 94.7 93.2-95.9
65-74 2,125 158 8.1 6.4-10.3 1,967 91.9 89.7-93.6
75+ 1,709 157 8.4 6.3-11.0 1,552 91.6 89.0-93.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,454 123 7.2 5.5- 9.4 1,331 92.8 90.6-94.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,295 178 2.8 2.2- 3.5 3,117 97.2 96.5-97.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,898 128 2.3 1.8- 3.0 2,770 97.7 97.0-98.2
College Graduate 3,830 101 1.7 1.1- 2.5 3,729 98.3 97.5-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,375 126 5.9 4.5- 7.6 1,249 94.1 92.4-95.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,951 133 5.4 4.0- 7.3 1,818 94.6 92.7-96.0
$25,000- 34,999 1,117 40 2.1 1.4- 3.1 1,077 97.9 96.9-98.6
$35,000- 49,999 1,412 54 2.5 1.7- 3.7 1,358 97.5 96.3-98.3
$50,000-74,999 1,345 32 1.4 0.9- 2.3 1,313 98.6 97.7-99.1
$75,000+ 2,264 42 1.2 0.6- 2.2 2,222 98.8 97.8-99.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,400 326 8.1 6.8- 9.6 3,074 91.9 90.4-93.2
No 7,550 171 1.4 1.1- 1.8 7,379 98.6 98.2-98.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,589 93 4.2 3.0- 5.7 1,496 95.8 94.3-97.0
Non-Veteran 9,914 440 3.0 2.5- 3.5 9,474 97.0 96.5-97.5

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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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