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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-MALES

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
-MALES 4,294 385 5.9 5.1- 6.9 3,909 94.1 93.1-94.9
RACE
White 3,352 330 6.7 5.7- 7.8 3,022 93.3 92.2-94.3
African American 576 38 4.9 3.1- 7.6 538 95.1 92.4-96.9
Other Minorities 335 17 2.8 1.3- 5.9 318 97.2 94.1-98.7
AGE
18-34 587 *** *** *** 583 99.3 98.0-99.8
35-44 590 *** *** *** 581 98.6 96.7-99.4
45-54 790 35 4.6 2.9- 7.3 755 95.4 92.7-97.1
55-64 939 100 10.4 8.0-13.5 839 89.6 86.5-92.0
65-74 798 123 18.6 14.5-23.5 675 81.4 76.5-85.5
75+ 556 112 21.5 16.5-27.5 444 78.5 72.5-83.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 560 80 8.7 6.4-11.9 480 91.3 88.1-93.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,223 123 6.1 4.6- 8.1 1,100 93.9 91.9-95.4
Some Post-H.S. 989 91 5.7 4.2- 7.7 898 94.3 92.3-95.8
College Graduate 1,506 89 3.6 2.7- 4.8 1,417 96.4 95.2-97.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 407 53 9.8 6.4-14.7 354 90.2 85.3-93.6
$15,000- 24,999 700 93 6.8 5.0- 9.3 607 93.2 90.7-95.0
$25,000- 34,999 434 46 6.5 4.3- 9.7 388 93.5 90.3-95.7
$35,000- 49,999 582 51 6.6 4.6- 9.5 531 93.4 90.5-95.4
$50,000- 74,999 586 42 5.4 3.2- 9.0 544 94.6 91.0-96.8
$75,000+ 1,030 40 2.7 1.8- 4.1 990 97.3 95.9-98.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,169 206 12.7 10.4-15.3 963 87.3 84.7-89.6
No 2,906 165 4.2 3.3- 5.3 2,741 95.8 94.7-96.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,437 199 11.7 9.6-14.3 1,238 88.3 85.7-90.4
Non-Veteran 2,854 186 4.2 3.4- 5.2 2,668 95.8 94.8-96.6

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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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