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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

Chronic Health Conditions

History of Any Cardiovascular Diseases (heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,250 495 9.7 8.8-10.8 3,755 90.3 89.2-91.2
Region 8 501 73 11.6 8.8-15.0 428 88.4 85.0-91.2
GENDER
Male 225 30 9.2 6.2-13.4 195 90.8 86.6-93.8
Female 276 43 13.9 9.6-19.7 233 86.1 80.3-90.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 317 42 10.2 7.3-14.1 275 89.8 85.9-92.7
Non-Hispanic Black 81 14 14.3 7.5-25.6 67 85.7 74.4-92.5
Other 103 17 14.4 7.7-25.1 86 85.6 74.9-92.3
AGE
18-44 161 *** *** *** 153 95.3 90.1-97.9
45-64 178 27 13.9 9.1-20.8 151 86.1 79.2-90.9
65+ 160 38 22.0 15.4-30.5 122 78.0 69.5-84.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 211 39 13.1 9.0-18.7 172 86.9 81.3-91.0
Some Post-H.S. 153 19 10.0 5.9-16.5 134 90.0 83.5-94.1
College Graduate 136 15 10.4 6.1-17.2 121 89.6 82.8-93.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 217 39 14.5 10.0-20.5 178 85.5 79.5-90.0
$50,000+ 165 11 5.4 2.7-10.4 154 94.6 89.6-97.3
Don't know/Not Sure 114 22 15.3 9.2-24.2 92 84.7 75.8-90.8

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*Data for this table were derived from the cardiovascular disease history questions.

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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