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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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 angina or coronary heart disease?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,415 738 4.5 4.0- 5.1 10,677 95.5 94.9-96.0
-Western NC 1,935 145 5.1 4.1- 6.4 1,790 94.9 93.6-95.9
GENDER
Male 738 63 5.1 3.8- 7.0 675 94.9 93.0-96.2
Female 1,197 82 5.2 3.8- 6.9 1,115 94.8 93.1-96.2
RACE
White 1,777 134 5.0 4.1- 6.1 1,643 95.0 93.9-95.9
Other minorities 146 11 6.8 2.6-16.8 135 93.2 83.2-97.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,884 141 5.1 4.1- 6.3 1,743 94.9 93.7-95.9
AGE
18-34 164 *** *** *** 163 99.4 96.0-99.9
35-54 551 19 2.7 1.4- 5.1 532 97.3 94.9-98.6
55-64 461 41 8.3 5.5-12.3 420 91.7 87.7-94.5
65-74 416 42 10.0 7.2-13.7 374 90.0 86.3-92.8
75+ 325 42 13.7 9.8-18.6 283 86.3 81.4-90.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 274 30 7.8 5.0-11.9 244 92.2 88.1-95.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 577 48 5.8 4.1- 8.4 529 94.2 91.6-95.9
Some Post-H.S. 512 40 4.5 2.9- 7.0 472 95.5 93.0-97.1
College Graduate 570 27 3.0 1.9- 4.6 543 97.0 95.4-98.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 289 45 11.9 7.7-17.9 244 88.1 82.1-92.3
$15,000- 24,999 373 31 4.4 2.8- 7.0 342 95.6 93.0-97.2
$25,000- 34,999 235 13 5.7 3.1-10.2 222 94.3 89.8-96.9
$35,000- 49,999 230 14 4.2 2.2- 7.9 216 95.8 92.1-97.8
$50,000+ 469 20 2.6 1.5- 4.2 449 97.4 95.8-98.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 675 97 10.1 7.9-12.9 578 89.9 87.1-92.1
No 1,177 45 3.1 2.1- 4.7 1,132 96.9 95.3-97.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 272 38 11.4 7.8-16.5 234 88.6 83.5-92.2
Non-Veteran 1,663 107 4.4 3.4- 5.6 1,556 95.6 94.4-96.6

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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).

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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