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2015 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 6,676 362 4.3 3.8- 4.9 6,314 95.7 95.1-96.2
-FEMALES 3,821 155 3.0 2.5- 3.6 3,666 97.0 96.4-97.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,552 108 3.3 2.6- 4.1 2,444 96.7 95.9-97.4
Non-Hispanic Black 817 36 3.0 2.1- 4.2 781 97.0 95.8-97.9
Other 410 *** *** *** 400 98.1 96.1-99.1
AGE
18-34 658 *** *** *** 658 100 . - .
35-44 520 *** *** *** 515 99.2 98.1-99.7
45-54 647 20 2.5 1.5- 4.1 627 97.5 95.9-98.5
55-64 738 32 4.6 3.0- 7.0 706 95.4 93.0-97.0
65-74 694 36 5.4 3.8- 7.7 658 94.6 92.3-96.2
75+ 503 59 10.9 8.2-14.3 444 89.1 85.7-91.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 392 39 7.5 5.2-10.6 353 92.5 89.4-94.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,030 47 3.0 2.1- 4.1 983 97.0 95.9-97.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,120 47 2.6 1.9- 3.6 1,073 97.4 96.4-98.1
College Graduate 1,269 21 1.1 0.7- 1.8 1,248 98.9 98.2-99.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 423 35 5.5 3.8- 7.9 388 94.5 92.1-96.2
$15,000- 24,999 639 42 5.6 4.0- 7.7 597 94.4 92.3-96.0
$25,000- 34,999 330 14 2.1 1.2- 3.6 316 97.9 96.4-98.8
$35,000- 49,999 403 *** *** *** 397 98.8 96.3-99.6
$50,000- 74,999 408 *** *** *** 402 99.1 97.9-99.6
$75,000+ 722 *** *** *** 713 98.8 97.4-99.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,070 97 7.6 6.0- 9.5 973 92.4 90.5-94.0
No 2,677 56 1.5 1.1- 2.0 2,621 98.5 98.0-98.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 127 *** *** *** 124 98.8 95.8-99.7
Non-Veteran 3,686 152 3.1 2.6- 3.7 3,534 96.9 96.3-97.4
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,121 27 1.7 1.1- 2.6 1,094 98.3 97.4-98.9
Regional City or Suburban 807 25 2.3 1.5- 3.4 782 97.7 96.6-98.5
Rural 1,893 103 4.5 3.5- 5.6 1,790 95.5 94.4-96.5

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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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