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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-WHITES

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
-WHITES 8,778 590 4.9 4.3- 5.5 8,188 95.1 94.5-95.7
GENDER
Male 3,352 330 6.7 5.7- 7.8 3,022 93.3 92.2-94.3
Female 5,426 260 3.2 2.7- 3.9 5,166 96.8 96.1-97.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 158 11 3.6 1.8- 7.1 147 96.4 92.9-98.2
Non-Hispanic 8,609 578 4.9 4.4- 5.6 8,031 95.1 94.4-95.6
AGE
18-34 879 *** *** *** 876 99.9 99.6- 100
35-44 1,092 11 1.2 0.6- 2.5 1,081 98.8 97.5-99.4
45-54 1,538 54 3.7 2.5- 5.4 1,484 96.3 94.6-97.5
55-64 1,947 141 8.0 6.3-10.0 1,806 92.0 90.0-93.7
65-74 1,764 172 11.6 9.3-14.3 1,592 88.4 85.7-90.7
75+ 1,473 207 14.9 12.4-17.9 1,266 85.1 82.1-87.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 907 120 9.8 7.6-12.6 787 90.2 87.4-92.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,437 206 5.6 4.6- 6.9 2,231 94.4 93.1-95.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,262 143 4.4 3.4- 5.7 2,119 95.6 94.3-96.6
College Graduate 3,151 117 2.3 1.8- 3.0 3,034 97.7 97.0-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 850 122 10.4 8.0-13.4 728 89.6 86.6-92.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,313 133 6.7 5.1- 8.7 1,180 93.3 91.3-94.9
$25,000- 34,999 838 66 6.0 4.3- 8.4 772 94.0 91.6-95.7
$35,000- 49,999 1,101 64 4.6 3.3- 6.3 1,037 95.4 93.7-96.7
$50,000- 74,999 1,151 50 3.8 2.3- 6.2 1,101 96.2 93.8-97.7
$75,000+ 1,951 51 2.0 1.4- 2.9 1,900 98.0 97.1-98.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,671 344 10.4 8.9-12.1 2,327 89.6 87.9-91.1
No 5,721 224 3.1 2.5- 3.8 5,497 96.9 96.2-97.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,302 189 12.7 10.3-15.5 1,113 87.3 84.5-89.7
Non-Veteran 7,475 401 3.7 3.2- 4.3 7,074 96.3 95.7-96.8

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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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