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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: 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%)
TOTAL 8,776 573 4.6 4.1- 5.1 8,203 95.4 94.9-95.9
GENDER
Male 3,420 260 5.4 4.6- 6.3 3,160 94.6 93.7-95.4
Female 5,356 313 3.9 3.3- 4.5 5,043 96.1 95.5-96.7
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 5,917 424 5.2 4.6- 5.8 5,493 94.8 94.2-95.4
Non-Hispanic Black 1,650 89 4.1 3.1- 5.3 1,561 95.9 94.7-96.9
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 388 26 1.8 0.8- 3.9 362 98.2 96.1-99.2
Non-Hispanic Other 268 14 2.7 1.3- 5.6 254 97.3 94.4-98.7
Hispanic 457 13 1.7 0.9- 3.1 444 98.3 96.9-99.1
AGE
18-34 1,377 *** *** *** 1,369 99.4 98.8-99.7
35-44 1,166 16 1.8 1.1- 3.2 1,150 98.2 96.8-98.9
45-54 1,469 60 3.2 2.3- 4.5 1,409 96.8 95.5-97.7
55-64 1,803 134 6.8 5.5- 8.4 1,669 93.2 91.6-94.5
65-74 1,606 174 12.1 10.1-14.5 1,432 87.9 85.5-89.9
75+ 1,265 178 14.7 12.2-17.6 1,087 85.3 82.4-87.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,168 118 8.0 6.3-10.2 1,050 92.0 89.8-93.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,459 156 4.1 3.3- 5.0 2,303 95.9 95.0-96.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,385 160 4.1 3.3- 5.0 2,225 95.9 95.0-96.7
College Graduate 2,754 139 3.6 2.9- 4.4 2,615 96.4 95.6-97.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,074 111 7.6 5.9- 9.8 963 92.4 90.2-94.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,556 114 5.7 4.5- 7.4 1,442 94.3 92.6-95.5
$25,000- 34,999 855 64 5.9 4.3- 8.1 791 94.1 91.9-95.7
$35,000- 49,999 1,032 66 4.7 3.4- 6.6 966 95.3 93.4-96.6
$50,000-74,999 926 39 2.4 1.6- 3.5 887 97.6 96.5-98.4
$75,000+ 1,626 53 2.5 1.8- 3.3 1,573 97.5 96.7-98.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,482 340 11.6 10.0-13.3 2,142 88.4 86.7-90.0
No 6,174 226 2.5 2.1- 3.0 5,948 97.5 97.0-97.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,144 136 8.9 7.2-11.0 1,008 91.1 89.0-92.8
Non-Veteran 7,628 437 4.0 3.5- 4.5 7,191 96.0 95.5-96.5
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 4,515 321 5.4 4.6- 6.2 4,194 94.6 93.8-95.4
No 4,261 252 3.8 3.2- 4.5 4,009 96.2 95.5-96.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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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