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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 a stroke?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,844 469 3.7 3.2- 4.2 8,375 96.3 95.8-96.8
GENDER
Male 3,450 151 3.3 2.7- 4.1 3,299 96.7 95.9-97.3
Female 5,394 318 4.0 3.4- 4.7 5,076 96.0 95.3-96.6
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 5,959 308 3.6 3.0- 4.1 5,651 96.4 95.9-97.0
Non-Hispanic Black 1,664 110 4.8 3.7- 6.2 1,554 95.2 93.8-96.3
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 395 26 7.4 3.0-17.3 369 92.6 82.7-97.0
Non-Hispanic Other 271 17 3.2 1.5- 6.5 254 96.8 93.5-98.5
Hispanic 460 *** *** *** 453 98.3 96.2-99.2
AGE
18-34 1,379 *** *** *** 1,370 99.3 98.6-99.7
35-44 1,167 24 2.4 1.5- 3.7 1,143 97.6 96.3-98.5
45-54 1,473 65 3.6 2.6- 5.0 1,408 96.4 95.0-97.4
55-64 1,811 114 5.7 4.4- 7.3 1,697 94.3 92.7-95.6
65-74 1,625 114 6.1 4.8- 7.8 1,511 93.9 92.2-95.2
75+ 1,299 140 10.7 8.4-13.6 1,159 89.3 86.4-91.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,192 107 6.5 5.0- 8.5 1,085 93.5 91.5-95.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,484 162 4.5 3.6- 5.5 2,322 95.5 94.5-96.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,391 121 3.1 2.4- 3.9 2,270 96.9 96.1-97.6
College Graduate 2,765 78 1.6 1.2- 2.1 2,687 98.4 97.9-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,092 121 8.7 6.8-11.1 971 91.3 88.9-93.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,566 109 5.1 4.0- 6.5 1,457 94.9 93.5-96.0
$25,000- 34,999 860 38 3.3 2.0- 5.4 822 96.7 94.6-98.0
$35,000- 49,999 1,037 32 2.1 1.3- 3.3 1,005 97.9 96.7-98.7
$50,000-74,999 928 22 1.5 0.9- 2.5 906 98.5 97.5-99.1
$75,000+ 1,628 26 1.2 0.7- 1.9 1,602 98.8 98.1-99.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,523 324 10.4 8.9-12.1 2,199 89.6 87.9-91.1
No 6,199 141 1.7 1.3- 2.1 6,058 98.3 97.9-98.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,160 71 4.4 3.3- 5.9 1,089 95.6 94.1-96.7
Non-Veteran 7,680 398 3.6 3.1- 4.1 7,282 96.4 95.9-96.9
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 4,559 261 4.1 3.5- 4.9 4,298 95.9 95.1-96.5
No 4,285 208 3.2 2.6- 3.9 4,077 96.8 96.1-97.4

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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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