2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 6

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 6 757 52 5.9 4.2- 8.3 705 94.1 91.7-95.8
GENDER
Male 350 28 7.5 4.8-11.7 322 92.5 88.3-95.2
Female 407 24 4.4 2.6- 7.2 383 95.6 92.8-97.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 501 37 6.6 4.3-10.0 464 93.4 90.0-95.7
Non-Hispanic Black 172 13 6.2 3.4-11.2 159 93.8 88.8-96.6
Other 84 *** *** *** 82 98.7 94.6-99.7
AGE
18-44 232 *** *** *** 229 98.5 95.0-99.5
45-64 277 18 5.9 3.6- 9.7 259 94.1 90.3-96.4
65+ 238 31 14.8 9.4-22.4 207 85.2 77.6-90.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 308 23 6.6 3.9-10.8 285 93.4 89.2-96.1
Some Post-H.S. 217 19 6.0 3.5-10.3 198 94.0 89.7-96.5
College Graduate 229 *** *** *** 221 97.3 94.2-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 307 28 7.7 4.8-12.3 279 92.3 87.7-95.2
$50,000+ 268 12 4.2 2.1- 8.2 256 95.8 91.8-97.9
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 165 12 6.3 3.2-12.2 153 93.7 87.8-96.8

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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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