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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-Males

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
-MALES 2,855 207 5.7 4.8- 6.7 2,648 94.3 93.3-95.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,930 164 6.9 5.7- 8.3 1,766 93.1 91.7-94.3
Non-Hispanic Black 485 30 4.6 3.0- 6.9 455 95.4 93.1-97.0
Other 389 12 2.0 1.0- 3.9 377 98.0 96.1-99.0
AGE
18-34 603 *** *** *** 603 100 . - .
35-44 412 *** *** *** 404 98.6 97.0-99.3
45-54 517 21 4.1 2.6- 6.6 496 95.9 93.4-97.4
55-64 595 60 8.6 6.4-11.5 535 91.4 88.5-93.6
65-74 443 74 17.2 13.2-22.2 369 82.8 77.8-86.8
75+ 253 44 21.6 15.3-29.6 209 78.4 70.4-84.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 320 32 9.8 6.5-14.5 288 90.2 85.5-93.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 829 71 6.2 4.8- 8.1 758 93.8 91.9-95.2
Some Post-H.S. 723 47 4.4 3.2- 6.0 676 95.6 94.0-96.8
College Graduate 962 54 3.7 2.7- 5.0 908 96.3 95.0-97.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 230 23 8.9 5.5-14.3 207 91.1 85.7-94.5
$15,000- 24,999 460 43 8.1 5.6-11.8 417 91.9 88.2-94.4
$25,000- 34,999 253 19 3.5 2.1- 5.8 234 96.5 94.2-97.9
$35,000- 49,999 342 29 8.1 5.3-12.1 313 91.9 87.9-94.7
$50,000- 74,999 407 16 2.5 1.4- 4.6 391 97.5 95.4-98.6
$75,000+ 705 39 3.8 2.7- 5.4 666 96.2 94.6-97.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 683 106 14.2 11.2-17.8 577 85.8 82.2-88.8
No 2,108 97 3.3 2.6- 4.2 2,011 96.7 95.8-97.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 769 85 10.1 7.7-13.1 684 89.9 86.9-92.3
Non-Veteran 2,074 122 4.4 3.6- 5.4 1,952 95.6 94.6-96.4
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 847 47 5.3 3.8- 7.4 800 94.7 92.6-96.2
Regional City or Suburban 637 44 5.7 4.0- 8.0 593 94.3 92.0-96.0
Rural 1,371 116 5.9 4.7- 7.4 1,255 94.1 92.6-95.3

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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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