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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

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%)
North Carolina 8,776 573 4.6 4.1- 5.1 8,203 95.4 94.9-95.9
COUNTY/REGIONS
Buncombe 286 21 5.0 2.7- 8.8 265 95.0 91.2-97.3
Cumberland 382 22 3.0 1.7- 5.1 360 97.0 94.9-98.3
Durham 349 17 2.5 1.4- 4.4 332 97.5 95.6-98.6
Forsyth 349 19 3.4 2.0- 5.8 330 96.6 94.2-98.0
Gaston 308 22 3.8 2.2- 6.4 286 96.2 93.6-97.8
Guilford 373 20 3.6 2.0- 6.4 353 96.4 93.6-98.0
Mecklenburg 496 25 4.0 2.6- 6.0 471 96.0 94.0-97.4
New Hanover 324 25 4.9 3.0- 7.8 299 95.1 92.2-97.0
Union 286 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Wake 502 17 2.4 1.4- 4.2 485 97.6 95.8-98.6
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,665 192 5.4 4.5- 6.5 2,473 94.6 93.5-95.5
Piedmont 5,118 315 4.2 3.6- 4.8 4,803 95.8 95.2-96.4
Western NC 993 66 4.5 3.2- 6.3 927 95.5 93.7-96.8
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 709 43 3.5 2.4- 5.2 666 96.5 94.8-97.6
Northwest 1,425 91 5.2 3.9- 6.7 1,334 94.8 93.3-96.1
Charlotte 1,517 94 4.4 3.3- 5.8 1,423 95.6 94.2-96.7
Greensboro 1,081 76 4.7 3.5- 6.2 1,005 95.3 93.8-96.5
Southern Regional 1,228 80 4.3 2.9- 6.3 1,148 95.7 93.7-97.1
Southeast 553 48 6.9 4.8- 9.7 505 93.1 90.3-95.2
Wake 1,326 72 3.3 2.4- 4.4 1,254 96.7 95.6-97.6
Area L & Eastern 937 69 5.5 4.2- 7.3 868 94.5 92.7-95.8

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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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