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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina 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 that 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 4,266 231 4.4 3.8- 5.1 4,035 95.6 94.9-96.2
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 425 31 5.0 3.5- 7.3 394 95.0 92.7-96.5
Region 3 368 24 5.8 3.5- 9.5 344 94.2 90.5-96.5
Region 4 838 38 3.4 2.4- 4.8 800 96.6 95.2-97.6
Region 5 619 21 2.7 1.7- 4.3 598 97.3 95.7-98.3
Region 6 428 29 5.0 3.3- 7.6 399 95.0 92.4-96.7
Region 7 687 26 3.2 2.1- 4.9 661 96.8 95.1-97.9
Region 8 505 31 5.5 3.6- 8.1 474 94.5 91.9-96.4
Region 9 & 10 396 31 7.7 5.1-11.4 365 92.3 88.6-94.9
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,401 97 6.1 4.9- 7.7 1,304 93.9 92.3-95.1
Piedmont 2,312 96 3.4 2.7- 4.2 2,216 96.6 95.8-97.3
Western NC 553 38 4.9 3.5- 6.9 515 95.1 93.1-96.5
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 339 24 5.1 3.3- 7.8 315 94.9 92.2-96.7
Northwest 649 40 5.1 3.5- 7.3 609 94.9 92.7-96.5
Charlotte 651 29 3.3 2.2- 4.9 622 96.7 95.1-97.8
Greensboro 466 15 2.6 1.5- 4.6 451 97.4 95.4-98.5
Southern Regional 555 41 6.2 4.3- 8.8 514 93.8 91.2-95.7
Southeast 241 13 4.1 2.3- 7.3 228 95.9 92.7-97.7
Wake 768 29 3.1 2.1- 4.7 739 96.9 95.3-97.9
Area L & Eastern 597 40 6.4 4.5- 9.0 557 93.6 91.0-95.5
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 525 38 5.1 3.6- 7.3 487 94.9 92.7-96.4
Region 2 501 31 5.3 3.5- 8.0 470 94.7 92.0-96.5
Region 3 605 24 3.0 1.9- 4.7 581 97.0 95.3-98.1
Region 4 573 21 2.8 1.8- 4.5 552 97.2 95.5-98.2
Region 5 547 36 5.6 3.7- 8.2 511 94.4 91.8-96.3
Region 6 506 *** *** *** 497 98.6 97.2-99.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2019 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2019 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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