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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 a stroke?

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Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,844 469 3.7 3.2- 4.2 8,375 96.3 95.8-96.8
-Western NC 999 59 4.6 3.2- 6.6 940 95.4 93.4-96.8
GENDER
Male 395 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 604 38 4.3 2.8- 6.6 566 95.7 93.4-97.2
RACE
White 881 50 4.8 3.2- 7.0 831 95.2 93.0-96.8
Other minorities 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 118 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 264 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 215 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 216 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 175 21 11.1 6.3-19.0 154 88.9 81.0-93.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 133 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 303 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 268 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 292 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 150 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 194 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 117 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 239 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 347 42 10.4 6.8-15.6 305 89.6 84.4-93.2
No 641 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 139 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 860 50 4.5 3.0- 6.7 810 95.5 93.3-97.0
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 712 39 4.8 3.1- 7.3 673 95.2 92.7-96.9
No 287 20 4.0 2.3- 7.0 267 96.0 93.0-97.7

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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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