2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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 6 662 37 4.6 3.1- 6.7 625 95.4 93.3-96.9
GENDER
Male 292 20 5.5 3.4- 8.8 272 94.5 91.2-96.6
Female 370 17 3.7 1.9- 6.9 353 96.3 93.1-98.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 362 17 4.7 2.7- 8.1 345 95.3 91.9-97.3
Non-Hispanic Black 198 16 5.5 3.1- 9.6 182 94.5 90.4-96.9
Other 102 *** *** *** 98 97.9 94.0-99.3
AGE
18-44 255 *** *** *** 253 99.5 97.5-99.9
45-64 210 14 6.9 3.9-11.8 196 93.1 88.2-96.1
65+ 185 20 10.6 5.8-18.5 165 89.4 81.5-94.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 223 21 6.6 3.9-11.1 202 93.4 88.9-96.1
Some Post-H.S. 211 *** *** *** 202 96.4 92.7-98.2
College Graduate 227 *** *** *** 220 97.2 93.8-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 292 22 6.2 3.6-10.3 270 93.8 89.7-96.4
$50,000+ 239 *** *** *** 232 97.1 93.7-98.7
Don't know/Not Sure 119 *** *** *** 112 95.8 90.7-98.2

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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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