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2013 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?

(Ever told) 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 8,826 547 4.5 4.1- 5.1 8,279 95.5 94.9-95.9
-FEMALES 5,386 272 3.6 3.0- 4.2 5,114 96.4 95.8-97.0
RACE
White 3,729 197 3.6 3.0- 4.3 3,532 96.4 95.7-97.0
African American 1,106 50 4.1 2.8- 6.0 1,056 95.9 94.0-97.2
Other Minorities 476 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 762 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 655 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 899 28 2.6 1.6- 4.0 871 97.4 96.0-98.4
55-64 1,097 46 4.3 2.9- 6.4 1,051 95.7 93.6-97.1
65-74 1,023 86 7.8 5.9-10.1 937 92.2 89.9-94.1
75+ 887 96 11.8 9.1-15.0 791 88.2 85.0-90.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 684 77 8.4 6.2-11.3 607 91.6 88.7-93.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,492 83 3.7 2.8- 4.8 1,409 96.3 95.2-97.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,548 72 3.0 2.2- 4.2 1,476 97.0 95.8-97.8
College Graduate 1,657 40 1.5 1.0- 2.2 1,617 98.5 97.8-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 732 92 10.8 8.2-14.2 640 89.2 85.8-91.8
$15,000- 24,999 964 59 4.2 2.9- 6.0 905 95.8 94.0-97.1
$25,000- 34,999 536 24 2.9 1.8- 4.6 512 97.1 95.4-98.2
$35,000- 49,999 627 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 538 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 843 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,595 171 8.8 7.1-10.9 1,424 91.2 89.1-92.9
No 3,718 99 2.0 1.5- 2.6 3,619 98.0 97.4-98.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 5,262 266 3.6 3.0- 4.2 4,996 96.4 95.8-97.0
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,831 166 4.2 3.4- 5.1 2,665 95.8 94.9-96.6
No 2,555 106 3.0 2.2- 4.0 2,449 97.0 96.0-97.8

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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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