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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Cardiovascular Health

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,857 3,814 27.0 25.6-28.4 6,043 73.0 71.6-74.4
-Western NC 1,764 717 31.2 28.2-34.5 1,047 68.8 65.5-71.8
GENDER
Male 660 320 33.7 28.6-39.1 340 66.3 60.9-71.4
Female 1,104 397 29.0 25.5-32.7 707 71.0 67.3-74.5
RACE
White 1,634 666 31.6 28.4-34.9 968 68.4 65.1-71.6
Other minorities 120 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,722 706 32.1 29.0-35.4 1,016 67.9 64.6-71.0
AGE
18-34 122 *** *** *** 113 90.8 81.5-95.7
35-54 484 102 21.2 16.8-26.4 382 78.8 73.6-83.2
55-64 435 196 46.7 40.9-52.6 239 53.3 47.4-59.1
65-74 398 226 57.2 51.0-63.1 172 42.8 36.9-49.0
75+ 309 177 57.1 50.3-63.8 132 42.9 36.2-49.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 243 100 31.7 24.5-39.9 143 68.3 60.1-75.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 525 219 32.5 26.9-38.8 306 67.5 61.2-73.1
Some Post-H.S. 466 184 28.5 23.1-34.5 282 71.5 65.5-76.9
College Graduate 528 214 33.5 28.5-39.0 314 66.5 61.0-71.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 254 111 34.9 26.1-44.9 143 65.1 55.1-73.9
$15,000- 24,999 334 132 29.5 23.5-36.4 202 70.5 63.6-76.5
$25,000- 34,999 222 89 35.0 27.3-43.5 133 65.0 56.5-72.7
$35,000- 49,999 213 90 36.8 28.2-46.4 123 63.2 53.6-71.8
$50,000+ 439 164 26.8 21.5-32.8 275 73.2 67.2-78.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 651 297 37.3 32.1-42.8 354 62.7 57.2-67.9
No 1,107 417 28.3 24.6-32.4 690 71.7 67.6-75.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 255 156 56.5 47.1-65.5 99 43.5 34.5-52.9
Non-Veteran 1,509 561 28.1 24.9-31.4 948 71.9 68.6-75.1

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*Asked of all respondents

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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