2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern 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 5,807 324 4.6 4.0- 5.2 5,483 95.4 94.8-96.0
-Eastern NC 2,107 138 5.7 4.6- 7.1 1,969 94.3 92.9-95.4
GENDER
Male 949 64 6.0 4.4- 8.2 885 94.0 91.8-95.6
Female 1,158 74 5.5 4.0- 7.3 1,084 94.5 92.7-96.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,265 84 5.6 4.3- 7.3 1,181 94.4 92.7-95.7
Non-Hispanic Black 503 40 7.7 5.2-11.3 463 92.3 88.7-94.8
Other 339 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 380 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 287 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 313 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 412 35 9.3 6.0-14.2 377 90.7 85.8-94.0
65-74 417 42 9.5 6.7-13.3 375 90.5 86.7-93.3
75+ 256 39 15.0 10.0-21.9 217 85.0 78.1-90.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 200 19 9.2 5.2-15.8 181 90.8 84.2-94.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 607 45 5.6 3.9- 8.2 562 94.4 91.8-96.1
Some Post-H.S. 615 41 5.4 3.7- 7.9 574 94.6 92.1-96.3
College Graduate 672 31 3.8 2.5- 5.7 641 96.2 94.3-97.5
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 654 88 11.9 9.1-15.4 566 88.1 84.6-90.9
No 1,369 44 3.0 2.1- 4.4 1,325 97.0 95.6-97.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 367 30 6.1 4.0- 9.2 337 93.9 90.8-96.0
Non-Veteran 1,725 107 5.7 4.4- 7.2 1,618 94.3 92.8-95.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,044 25 2.6 1.6- 4.3 1,019 97.4 95.7-98.4
Unemployed 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 611 72 11.2 8.5-14.8 539 88.8 85.2-91.5
Unable to Work 195 34 18.5 12.2-27.1 161 81.5 72.9-87.8
Other not in Labor Force 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 205 21 9.7 5.6-16.2 184 90.3 83.8-94.4
$15,000- 24,999 293 22 5.7 3.1-10.1 271 94.3 89.9-96.9
$25,000- 34,999 180 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 245 19 7.1 4.1-12.0 226 92.9 88.0-95.9
$50,000- 74,999 256 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 505 19 4.3 2.5- 7.2 486 95.7 92.8-97.5
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 201 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 233 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 187 16 8.6 4.8-14.8 171 91.4 85.2-95.2
More than 200% 945 47 5.0 3.5- 7.1 898 95.0 92.9-96.5
HOUSING
Own 1,431 106 6.3 4.9- 8.0 1,325 93.7 92.0-95.1
Rent 504 26 5.5 3.4- 8.9 478 94.5 91.1-96.6
Other arrangement 156 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 205 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 610 39 5.6 3.8- 8.1 571 94.4 91.9-96.2
Rural 1,292 92 6.2 4.7- 8.1 1,200 93.8 91.9-95.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 1,343 98 6.7 5.1- 8.6 1,245 93.3 91.4-94.9
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 302 18 4.2 2.4- 7.5 284 95.8 92.5-97.6
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 462 22 4.1 2.5- 6.7 440 95.9 93.3-97.5
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 411 21 3.7 2.3- 5.9 390 96.3 94.1-97.7
2nd Quartile 262 *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 682 43 5.3 3.7- 7.7 639 94.7 92.3-96.3
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 752 58 7.2 5.1-10.2 694 92.8 89.8-94.9

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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.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2020 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4Quartile of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Social Vulnerability Index
(https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/placeandhealth/svi/index.html) for respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2020 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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