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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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%)
North Carolina 8,776 573 4.6 4.1- 5.1 8,203 95.4 94.9-95.9
-Western NC 993 66 4.5 3.2- 6.3 927 95.5 93.7-96.8
GENDER
Male 393 29 5.8 3.6- 9.2 364 94.2 90.8-96.4
Female 600 37 3.3 2.2- 4.9 563 96.7 95.1-97.8
RACE
White 878 61 4.7 3.3- 6.6 817 95.3 93.4-96.7
Other minorities 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 116 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 263 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 214 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 218 18 8.4 4.7-14.4 200 91.6 85.6-95.3
75+ 171 22 10.8 6.4-17.7 149 89.2 82.3-93.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 134 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 302 20 3.1 1.7- 5.5 282 96.9 94.5-98.3
Some Post-H.S. 266 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 288 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 149 21 8.3 4.9-13.7 128 91.7 86.3-95.1
$15,000- 24,999 196 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 116 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 237 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 346 46 10.0 6.5-15.0 300 90.0 85.0-93.5
No 637 19 2.2 1.3- 3.8 618 97.8 96.2-98.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 137 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 856 53 4.0 2.8- 5.8 803 96.0 94.2-97.2
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 707 45 4.4 2.9- 6.5 662 95.6 93.5-97.1
No 286 21 5.0 2.7- 8.8 265 95.0 91.2-97.3

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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.

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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