2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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
-Piedmont NC 2,833 135 4.0 3.3- 4.8 2,698 96.0 95.2-96.7
GENDER
Male 1,300 79 5.2 4.0- 6.6 1,221 94.8 93.4-96.0
Female 1,533 56 2.9 2.1- 3.9 1,477 97.1 96.1-97.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,833 95 4.4 3.5- 5.5 1,738 95.6 94.5-96.5
Non-Hispanic Black 544 22 2.5 1.5- 4.1 522 97.5 95.9-98.5
Other 456 18 4.4 2.5- 7.7 438 95.6 92.3-97.5
AGE
18-34 645 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 405 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 491 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 465 20 4.7 2.9- 7.5 445 95.3 92.5-97.1
65-74 457 48 10.5 7.7-14.3 409 89.5 85.7-92.3
75+ 302 41 14.8 10.3-20.7 261 85.2 79.3-89.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 239 18 6.1 3.4-10.4 221 93.9 89.6-96.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 638 35 4.8 3.3- 6.9 603 95.2 93.1-96.7
Some Post-H.S. 732 47 4.3 3.1- 5.9 685 95.7 94.1-96.9
College Graduate 1,216 35 2.3 1.6- 3.3 1,181 97.7 96.7-98.4
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 693 77 9.0 7.0-11.6 616 91.0 88.4-93.0
No 2,022 55 2.4 1.7- 3.2 1,967 97.6 96.8-98.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 283 32 9.4 6.4-13.7 251 90.6 86.3-93.6
Non-Veteran 2,522 103 3.4 2.7- 4.3 2,419 96.6 95.7-97.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,563 30 1.6 1.1- 2.4 1,533 98.4 97.6-98.9
Unemployed 182 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 677 72 11.0 8.5-14.3 605 89.0 85.7-91.5
Unable to Work 161 26 13.8 8.8-21.0 135 86.2 79.0-91.2
Other not in Labor Force 197 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 219 17 4.9 2.7- 8.7 202 95.1 91.3-97.3
$15,000- 24,999 337 18 4.1 2.4- 7.1 319 95.9 92.9-97.6
$25,000- 34,999 211 18 7.0 4.1-11.6 193 93.0 88.4-95.9
$35,000- 49,999 282 15 4.6 2.6- 8.0 267 95.4 92.0-97.4
$50,000- 74,999 324 20 5.1 3.1- 8.1 304 94.9 91.9-96.9
$75,000+ 877 22 2.3 1.5- 3.7 855 97.7 96.3-98.5
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 224 15 4.1 2.3- 7.1 209 95.9 92.9-97.7
101% to 150% 255 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 217 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 1,418 59 3.7 2.8- 5.0 1,359 96.3 95.0-97.2
HOUSING
Own 1,788 94 4.6 3.7- 5.8 1,694 95.4 94.2-96.3
Rent 823 32 2.6 1.7- 3.8 791 97.4 96.2-98.3
Other arrangement 193 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 1,568 63 3.2 2.4- 4.3 1,505 96.8 95.7-97.6
Regional City or Suburban County 690 36 4.7 3.3- 6.8 654 95.3 93.2-96.7
Rural 575 36 4.9 3.4- 7.1 539 95.1 92.9-96.6
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,169 75 5.0 3.9- 6.5 1,094 95.0 93.5-96.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,561 54 3.1 2.2- 4.2 1,507 96.9 95.8-97.8
CDC SOCIAL VULNERABILITY INDEX4
1st Quartile - Least Vulnerable 924 32 3.2 2.1- 4.8 892 96.8 95.2-97.9
2nd Quartile 1,116 57 4.0 3.0- 5.3 1,059 96.0 94.7-97.0
3rd Quartile 712 40 4.6 3.2- 6.6 672 95.4 93.4-96.8
4th Quartile - Most Vulnerable 81 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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