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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that -

(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 11,794 710 4.4 4.0- 4.8 11,084 95.6 95.2-96.0
-Western NC 1,596 97 5.0 4.0- 6.4 1,499 95.0 93.6-96.0
GENDER
Male 612 47 5.7 4.0- 8.0 565 94.3 92.0-96.0
Female 984 50 4.4 3.2- 6.1 934 95.6 93.9-96.8
RACE
White 1,294 86 5.3 4.1- 6.9 1,208 94.7 93.1-95.9
Other minorities 293 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,520 92 4.9 3.8- 6.2 1,428 95.1 93.8-96.2
AGE
18-34 235 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 414 17 4.6 2.7- 7.8 397 95.4 92.2-97.3
55-64 351 21 7.7 4.8-12.2 330 92.3 87.8-95.2
65-74 351 32 9.4 6.4-13.4 319 90.6 86.6-93.6
75+ 231 26 9.7 6.1-15.0 205 90.3 85.0-93.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 211 23 11.3 7.0-17.7 188 88.7 82.3-93.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 501 32 3.6 2.4- 5.3 469 96.4 94.7-97.6
Some Post-H.S. 409 25 4.8 3.1- 7.4 384 95.2 92.6-96.9
College Graduate 472 17 2.8 1.7- 4.7 455 97.2 95.3-98.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 233 20 9.0 5.4-14.7 213 91.0 85.3-94.6
$15,000- 24,999 304 23 7.0 4.2-11.4 281 93.0 88.6-95.8
$25,000- 34,999 179 15 6.4 3.6-11.1 164 93.6 88.9-96.4
$35,000- 49,999 177 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 420 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 457 59 12.7 9.3-17.1 398 87.3 82.9-90.7
No 1,122 36 2.5 1.7- 3.6 1,086 97.5 96.4-98.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 187 22 11.2 6.9-17.6 165 88.8 82.4-93.1
Non-Veteran 1,409 75 4.3 3.3- 5.7 1,334 95.7 94.3-96.7

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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.

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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