2020 BRFSS Survey Results: 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
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,076 62 4.3 3.1- 5.8 1,014 95.7 94.2-96.9
GENDER
Male 433 25 4.3 2.7- 6.9 408 95.7 93.1-97.3
Female 643 37 4.2 2.8- 6.3 606 95.8 93.7-97.2
AGE
18-34 197 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 152 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 176 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 210 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 217 22 9.9 6.0-15.9 195 90.1 84.1-94.0
75+ 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 326 21 4.7 2.8- 7.8 305 95.3 92.2-97.2
Some Post-H.S. 293 19 3.2 1.8- 5.6 274 96.8 94.4-98.2
College Graduate 350 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 138 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 171 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 134 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 200 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 306 37 10.0 6.6-14.9 269 90.0 85.1-93.4
No 721 22 2.0 1.2- 3.3 699 98.0 96.7-98.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 145 15 9.0 5.0-15.7 130 91.0 84.3-95.0
Non-Veteran 923 47 3.6 2.5- 5.2 876 96.4 94.8-97.5
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY1
Urban 385 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 277 19 4.2 2.4- 7.2 258 95.8 92.8-97.6
Rural 414 31 7.2 4.6-11.1 383 92.8 88.9-95.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 504 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 302 31 8.7 5.7-13.1 271 91.3 86.9-94.3
Unable to Work 120 19 19.5 11.6-30.8 101 80.5 69.2-88.4
Other not in Labor Force 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 110 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 145 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 434 20 3.6 2.0- 6.2 414 96.4 93.8-98.0
HOUSING
Own 574 38 4.7 3.1- 7.1 536 95.3 92.9-96.9
Rent 393 22 4.4 2.7- 7.3 371 95.6 92.7-97.3
Other arrangement 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 432 38 9.1 6.1-13.2 394 90.9 86.8-93.9
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 284 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 360 *** *** *** *** *** ***
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 187 *** *** *** *** *** ***
2nd Quartile 272 *** *** *** *** *** ***
3rd Quartile 375 21 3.6 2.3- 5.7 354 96.4 94.3-97.7
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 242 21 11.0 6.5-18.0 221 89.0 82.0-93.5

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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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