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2014 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 7,219 492 5.0 4.5- 5.5 6,727 95.0 94.5-95.5
-Western NC 1,003 73 6.0 4.6- 7.7 930 94.0 92.3-95.4
GENDER
Male 425 43 8.1 5.7-11.3 382 91.9 88.7-94.3
Female 578 30 4.1 2.8- 6.0 548 95.9 94.0-97.2
RACE
White 908 69 6.3 4.8- 8.2 839 93.7 91.8-95.2
Other minorities 83 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 123 *** *** *** 123 100 . - .
35-54 240 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 222 24 10.9 7.1-16.3 198 89.1 83.7-92.9
65-74 242 25 11.3 7.4-16.8 217 88.7 83.2-92.6
75+ 165 20 14.3 8.8-22.6 145 85.7 77.4-91.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 136 14 10.1 5.6-17.4 122 89.9 82.6-94.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 294 19 4.7 2.9- 7.6 275 95.3 92.4-97.1
Some Post-H.S. 262 21 5.8 3.7- 8.9 241 94.2 91.1-96.3
College Graduate 305 19 4.4 2.8- 7.0 286 95.6 93.0-97.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 118 16 9.2 5.3-15.6 102 90.8 84.4-94.7
$15,000- 24,999 189 20 11.0 6.9-17.2 169 89.0 82.8-93.1
$25,000- 34,999 99 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 144 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 253 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 304 45 12.6 9.2-17.1 259 87.4 82.9-90.8
No 678 27 3.4 2.2- 5.2 651 96.6 94.8-97.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 148 17 11.3 6.4-19.0 131 88.7 81.0-93.6
Non-Veteran 854 56 5.1 3.8- 6.8 798 94.9 93.2-96.2
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 822 63 6.2 4.7- 8.2 759 93.8 91.8-95.3
No 181 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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