2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 3

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 5,817 302 4.5 3.9- 5.2 5,515 95.5 94.8-96.1
Medicaid Region 3 934 48 4.7 3.4- 6.5 886 95.3 93.5-96.6
GENDER
Male 429 24 4.5 2.9- 6.8 405 95.5 93.2-97.1
Female 505 24 4.9 3.0- 7.9 481 95.1 92.1-97.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 620 29 4.6 3.1- 6.9 591 95.4 93.1-96.9
Non-Hispanic Black 168 11 5.8 2.8-11.4 157 94.2 88.6-97.2
Other 146 *** *** *** 138 96.5 92.8-98.4
AGE
18-44 345 *** *** *** 342 98.9 95.8-99.7
45-64 316 13 4.0 2.2- 7.0 303 96.0 93.0-97.8
65+ 246 28 14.3 9.5-20.8 218 85.7 79.2-90.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 317 26 7.4 4.7-11.4 291 92.6 88.6-95.3
Some Post-H.S. 249 13 3.8 2.1- 6.7 236 96.2 93.3-97.9
College Graduate 365 *** *** *** 356 98.0 95.9-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 314 22 5.7 3.6- 8.8 292 94.3 91.2-96.4
$50,000+ 408 11 2.2 1.2- 4.2 397 97.8 95.8-98.8
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 194 15 8.6 4.7-15.3 179 91.4 84.7-95.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 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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