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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 Demographics

Chronic Health Conditions

History of Any Cardiovascular Diseases (heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,644 755 9.2 8.4-10.0 5,889 90.8 90.0-91.6
Region 3 602 81 11.3 8.8-14.3 521 88.7 85.7-91.2
GENDER
Male 265 37 11.5 8.0-16.4 228 88.5 83.6-92.0
Female 337 44 11.0 7.9-15.2 293 89.0 84.8-92.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 471 68 12.3 9.4-16.0 403 87.7 84.0-90.6
Non-Hispanic Black 72 *** *** *** 62 89.6 80.4-94.7
Other 57 *** *** *** 54 95.2 83.4-98.8
AGE
18-44 181 *** *** *** 177 98.4 95.5-99.5
44-64 230 30 14.3 9.7-20.6 200 85.7 79.4-90.3
65+ 185 46 25.4 18.8-33.3 139 74.6 66.7-81.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 244 44 14.8 10.6-20.3 200 85.2 79.7-89.4
Some College + 356 37 8.2 5.8-11.6 319 91.8 88.4-94.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 300 55 15.4 11.4-20.4 245 84.6 79.6-88.6
$50,000+ 191 12 4.1 2.3- 7.4 179 95.9 92.6-97.7

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*Data for this table were derived from the cardiovascular disease history questions.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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