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2012 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?

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
-WHITES 8,344 567 5.2 4.7- 5.7 7,777 94.8 94.3-95.3
GENDER
Male 3,308 315 6.7 5.9- 7.7 2,993 93.3 92.3-94.1
Female 5,036 252 3.7 3.2- 4.4 4,784 96.3 95.6-96.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 172 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 8,158 562 5.3 4.8- 5.8 7,596 94.7 94.2-95.2
AGE
18-34 1,169 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 1,035 14 1.5 0.9- 2.7 1,021 98.5 97.3-99.1
45-54 1,407 52 3.9 2.9- 5.3 1,355 96.1 94.7-97.1
55-64 1,706 106 6.4 5.1- 7.9 1,600 93.6 92.1-94.9
65-74 1,669 161 10.8 8.9-12.9 1,508 89.2 87.1-91.1
75+ 1,297 223 17.4 15.0-20.2 1,074 82.6 79.8-85.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 778 116 12.3 9.8-15.2 662 87.7 84.8-90.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,364 197 5.6 4.8- 6.6 2,167 94.4 93.4-95.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,289 152 4.4 3.7- 5.4 2,137 95.6 94.6-96.3
College Graduate 2,893 102 2.6 2.0- 3.3 2,791 97.4 96.7-98.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 804 100 10.1 7.9-12.9 704 89.9 87.1-92.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,225 130 9.0 7.3-11.0 1,095 91.0 89.0-92.7
$25,000- 34,999 851 69 6.1 4.6- 8.0 782 93.9 92.0-95.4
$35,000- 49,999 1,069 57 3.9 2.9- 5.2 1,012 96.1 94.8-97.1
$50,000- 74,999 1,085 50 4.2 2.9- 5.9 1,035 95.8 94.1-97.1
$75,000+ 1,868 53 2.5 1.8- 3.4 1,815 97.5 96.6-98.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,290 327 12.3 10.8-14.0 1,963 87.7 86.0-89.2
No 5,970 233 3.0 2.6- 3.6 5,737 97.0 96.4-97.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,176 165 11.8 9.9-14.1 1,011 88.2 85.9-90.1
Non-Veteran 7,167 402 4.2 3.7- 4.7 6,765 95.8 95.3-96.3

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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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