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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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%)
North Carolina 11,508 533 3.1 2.7- 3.6 10,975 96.9 96.4-97.3
-Piedmont NC 6,427 270 2.9 2.4- 3.5 6,157 97.1 96.5-97.6
GENDER
Male 2,462 98 2.5 1.8- 3.4 2,364 97.5 96.6-98.2
Female 3,965 172 3.2 2.5- 4.1 3,793 96.8 95.9-97.5
RACE
White 4,904 213 3.0 2.4- 3.7 4,691 97.0 96.3-97.6
African American 1,075 49 3.5 2.3- 5.2 1,026 96.5 94.8-97.7
Other minorities 398 *** *** *** 392 99.4 98.5-99.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 314 *** *** *** 309 99.4 98.4-99.8
Non-Hispanic 6,095 264 3.0 2.5- 3.7 5,831 97.0 96.3-97.5
AGE
18-34 792 *** *** *** 788 99.5 98.5-99.8
35-54 2,146 36 1.5 0.9- 2.5 2,110 98.5 97.5-99.1
55-64 1,315 63 5.9 4.2- 8.1 1,252 94.1 91.9-95.8
65-74 1,160 80 7.7 5.4-11.0 1,080 92.3 89.0-94.6
75+ 929 85 7.9 5.9-10.5 844 92.1 89.5-94.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 731 66 6.6 4.6- 9.3 665 93.4 90.7-95.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,737 92 3.0 2.1- 4.1 1,645 97.0 95.9-97.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,538 61 2.0 1.5- 2.9 1,477 98.0 97.1-98.5
College Graduate 2,397 49 1.6 0.9- 2.8 2,348 98.4 97.2-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 649 45 4.7 3.0- 7.3 604 95.3 92.7-97.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,053 72 4.9 3.3- 7.2 981 95.1 92.8-96.7
$25,000- 34,999 581 23 2.3 1.3- 3.9 558 97.7 96.1-98.7
$35,000- 49,999 752 29 2.6 1.5- 4.3 723 97.4 95.7-98.5
$50,000+ 2,256 36 1.3 0.7- 2.3 2,220 98.7 97.7-99.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,747 160 7.9 6.1-10.1 1,587 92.1 89.9-93.9
No 4,359 96 1.3 1.0- 1.8 4,263 98.7 98.2-99.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 809 43 4.6 2.9- 7.2 766 95.4 92.8-97.1
Non-Veteran 5,615 227 2.7 2.2- 3.3 5,388 97.3 96.7-97.8

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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).

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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