2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

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
Region 5 692 33 4.2 2.7- 6.4 659 95.8 93.6-97.3
GENDER
Male 310 20 5.3 3.2- 8.9 290 94.7 91.1-96.8
Female 382 13 3.1 1.4- 6.5 369 96.9 93.5-98.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 421 22 4.7 2.8- 7.9 399 95.3 92.1-97.2
Non-Hispanic Black 170 *** *** *** 161 95.8 90.2-98.3
Other 101 *** *** *** 99 98.7 94.8-99.7
AGE
18-44 259 *** *** *** 257 99.2 96.5-99.8
45-64 232 *** *** *** 223 95.6 90.6-98.0
65+ 186 22 11.4 6.6-18.9 164 88.6 81.1-93.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 187 13 6.2 3.1-11.9 174 93.8 88.1-96.9
Some Post-H.S. 182 13 5.0 2.5- 9.8 169 95.0 90.2-97.5
College Graduate 323 *** *** *** 316 98.5 96.6-99.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 256 18 6.5 3.6-11.4 238 93.5 88.6-96.4
$50,000+ 290 *** *** *** 282 97.9 95.3-99.1
Don't know/Not Sure 134 *** *** *** 127 95.7 89.0-98.4

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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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