2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 904 48 4.6 3.1- 6.8 856 95.4 93.2-96.9
GENDER
Male 415 24 5.6 3.2- 9.8 391 94.4 90.2-96.8
Female 489 24 3.6 2.3- 5.7 465 96.4 94.3-97.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 561 28 4.0 2.5- 6.3 533 96.0 93.7-97.5
Non-Hispanic Black 148 *** *** *** 138 91.6 81.3-96.4
Other 195 *** *** *** 185 97.1 94.2-98.5
AGE
18-44 273 *** *** *** 269 98.3 94.2-99.5
45-64 300 18 7.3 3.8-13.2 282 92.7 86.8-96.2
65+ 305 26 7.4 4.9-11.2 279 92.6 88.8-95.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 364 24 6.1 3.5-10.3 340 93.9 89.7-96.5
Some Post-H.S. 245 15 4.8 2.4- 9.3 230 95.2 90.7-97.6
College Graduate 285 *** *** *** 276 98.1 95.9-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 401 25 5.5 3.2- 9.5 376 94.5 90.5-96.8
$50,000+ 299 12 3.7 1.6- 8.1 287 96.3 91.9-98.4
Don't know/Not Sure 184 *** *** *** 174 96.4 92.9-98.2

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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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