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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-FEMALES

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) 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 7,237 456 5.1 4.5- 5.7 6,781 94.9 94.3-95.5
-FEMALES 4,147 217 4.0 3.4- 4.7 3,930 96.0 95.3-96.6
RACE
White 2,927 166 4.3 3.6- 5.2 2,761 95.7 94.8-96.4
African American 897 36 2.9 2.0- 4.2 861 97.1 95.8-98.0
Other Minorities 269 15 4.7 2.5- 8.6 254 95.3 91.4-97.5
AGE
18-34 670 *** *** *** 666 99.4 98.3-99.8
35-44 527 *** *** *** 522 99.1 97.7-99.6
45-54 614 26 4.9 3.1- 7.6 588 95.1 92.4-96.9
55-64 824 39 4.4 3.1- 6.2 785 95.6 93.8-96.9
65-74 824 66 8.0 6.1-10.5 758 92.0 89.5-93.9
75+ 624 74 12.2 9.6-15.5 550 87.8 84.5-90.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 474 59 9.8 7.2-13.2 415 90.2 86.8-92.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,145 71 4.6 3.5- 5.9 1,074 95.4 94.1-96.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,149 52 2.9 2.1- 4.0 1,097 97.1 96.0-97.9
College Graduate 1,360 35 1.6 1.1- 2.3 1,325 98.4 97.7-98.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 522 53 7.6 5.5-10.5 469 92.4 89.5-94.5
$15,000- 24,999 707 41 4.9 3.5- 6.9 666 95.1 93.1-96.5
$25,000- 34,999 416 32 5.4 3.7- 7.9 384 94.6 92.1-96.3
$35,000- 49,999 467 17 2.9 1.4- 6.1 450 97.1 93.9-98.6
$50,000- 74,999 406 12 2.0 1.1- 3.5 394 98.0 96.5-98.9
$75,000+ 707 *** *** *** 697 99.0 98.0-99.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,174 139 11.0 9.0-13.3 1,035 89.0 86.7-91.0
No 2,851 71 1.7 1.3- 2.2 2,780 98.3 97.8-98.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 109 *** *** *** 102 94.3 87.3-97.6
Non-Veteran 4,031 210 3.9 3.3- 4.6 3,821 96.1 95.4-96.7
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,421 142 4.6 3.7- 5.6 2,279 95.4 94.4-96.3
No 1,726 75 3.2 2.5- 4.2 1,651 96.8 95.8-97.5

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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