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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-FEMALES

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

(Ever told) you had a heart attack also called a myocardial infarction?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,492 716 4.4 4.0- 5.0 10,776 95.6 95.0-96.0
-FEMALES 7,198 331 3.0 2.6- 3.6 6,867 97.0 96.4-97.4
RACE
White 5,426 260 3.2 2.7- 3.9 5,166 96.8 96.1-97.3
African American 1,235 48 2.9 1.8- 4.5 1,187 97.1 95.5-98.2
Other Minorities 485 22 1.9 1.1- 3.2 463 98.1 96.8-98.9
AGE
18-34 839 *** *** *** 837 99.9 99.6- 100
35-44 962 *** *** *** 955 99.4 98.7-99.7
45-54 1,298 40 2.5 1.6- 3.7 1,258 97.5 96.3-98.4
55-64 1,526 75 4.6 3.3- 6.3 1,451 95.4 93.7-96.7
65-74 1,318 85 5.9 4.4- 7.9 1,233 94.1 92.1-95.6
75+ 1,151 120 12.6 9.5-16.4 1,031 87.4 83.6-90.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 887 84 6.7 4.9- 9.3 803 93.3 90.7-95.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,066 120 3.4 2.7- 4.4 1,946 96.6 95.6-97.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,906 73 2.3 1.6- 3.3 1,833 97.7 96.7-98.4
College Graduate 2,324 51 1.4 0.9- 2.0 2,273 98.6 98.0-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 963 113 7.2 5.5- 9.4 850 92.8 90.6-94.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,245 74 3.8 2.7- 5.3 1,171 96.2 94.7-97.3
$25,000- 34,999 679 31 3.2 1.9- 5.2 648 96.8 94.8-98.1
$35,000- 49,999 828 25 2.0 1.3- 3.2 803 98.0 96.8-98.7
$50,000- 74,999 759 11 0.6 0.3- 1.1 748 99.4 98.9-99.7
$75,000+ 1,236 15 0.7 0.4- 1.3 1,221 99.3 98.7-99.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,222 212 7.4 6.0- 9.1 2,010 92.6 90.9-94.0
No 4,638 100 1.5 1.1- 1.9 4,538 98.5 98.1-98.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 148 *** *** *** 140 97.4 93.8-99.0
Non-Veteran 7,048 323 3.1 2.6- 3.6 6,725 96.9 96.4-97.4

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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).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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