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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-Non-Hispanic Black

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 6,676 362 4.3 3.8- 4.9 6,314 95.7 95.1-96.2
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,302 66 3.7 2.8- 4.9 1,236 96.3 95.1-97.2
GENDER
Male 485 30 4.6 3.0- 6.9 455 95.4 93.1-97.0
Female 817 36 3.0 2.1- 4.2 781 97.0 95.8-97.9
AGE
18-34 252 *** *** *** 252 100 . - .
35-44 216 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 257 13 4.1 2.3- 7.3 244 95.9 92.7-97.7
55-64 280 19 4.8 2.8- 8.0 261 95.2 92.0-97.2
65-74 181 19 11.2 6.8-17.8 162 88.8 82.2-93.2
75+ 101 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 161 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 474 25 3.8 2.4- 6.0 449 96.2 94.0-97.6
Some Post-H.S. 356 17 3.2 1.9- 5.5 339 96.8 94.5-98.1
College Graduate 310 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 199 15 5.0 2.9- 8.6 184 95.0 91.4-97.1
$15,000- 24,999 299 18 4.1 2.4- 7.0 281 95.9 93.0-97.6
$25,000- 34,999 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 142 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 128 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 138 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 354 35 8.2 5.6-11.8 319 91.8 88.2-94.4
No 907 29 2.2 1.5- 3.4 878 97.8 96.6-98.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 162 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,138 58 3.5 2.6- 4.8 1,080 96.5 95.2-97.4
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 491 21 3.5 2.1- 5.7 470 96.5 94.3-97.9
Regional City or Suburban 218 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 593 38 4.3 3.0- 6.2 555 95.7 93.8-97.0

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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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