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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-FEMALES

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

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 11,857 745 4.6 4.2- 5.0 11,112 95.4 95.0-95.8
-FEMALES 7,237 347 3.5 3.0- 4.0 6,890 96.5 96.0-97.0
RACE
White 5,036 252 3.7 3.2- 4.4 4,784 96.3 95.6-96.8
African American 1,458 54 2.3 1.7- 3.1 1,404 97.7 96.9-98.3
Other Minorities 675 36 4.0 2.5- 6.4 639 96.0 93.6-97.5
AGE
18-34 1,152 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 931 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 1,243 44 3.7 2.6- 5.3 1,199 96.3 94.7-97.4
55-64 1,422 64 4.1 3.1- 5.6 1,358 95.9 94.4-96.9
65-74 1,321 88 6.3 4.9- 8.1 1,233 93.7 91.9-95.1
75+ 1,070 128 11.8 9.6-14.5 942 88.2 85.5-90.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 875 81 7.4 5.7- 9.7 794 92.6 90.3-94.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,102 113 3.5 2.8- 4.3 1,989 96.5 95.7-97.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,044 109 3.4 2.7- 4.2 1,935 96.6 95.8-97.3
College Graduate 2,192 44 1.3 0.9- 1.8 2,148 98.7 98.2-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 958 78 5.9 4.3- 8.0 880 94.1 92.0-95.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,283 85 5.2 4.0- 6.8 1,198 94.8 93.2-96.0
$25,000- 34,999 770 37 3.3 2.3- 4.9 733 96.7 95.1-97.7
$35,000- 49,999 838 18 1.6 1.0- 2.7 820 98.4 97.3-99.0
$50,000- 74,999 800 19 2.1 1.3- 3.6 781 97.9 96.4-98.7
$75,000+ 1,123 20 1.6 1.0- 2.8 1,103 98.4 97.2-99.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,986 214 9.2 7.8-10.7 1,772 90.8 89.3-92.2
No 5,170 131 1.8 1.5- 2.3 5,039 98.2 97.7-98.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 157 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 7,077 345 3.5 3.1- 4.0 6,732 96.5 96.0-96.9

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 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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