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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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 5 822 71 8.2 6.3-10.6 751 91.8 89.4-93.7
GENDER
Male 352 34 10.0 6.9-14.3 318 90.0 85.7-93.1
Female 470 37 6.6 4.6- 9.3 433 93.4 90.7-95.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 496 51 9.5 7.0-12.8 445 90.5 87.2-93.0
Non-Hispanic Black 190 16 8.4 4.8-14.2 174 91.6 85.8-95.2
Other 121 *** *** *** 117 97.6 92.2-99.3
AGE
18-44 314 *** *** *** 307 97.4 94.3-98.8
44-64 287 17 6.2 3.7-10.1 270 93.8 89.9-96.3
65+ 207 45 25.3 18.7-33.4 162 74.7 66.6-81.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 288 34 10.3 7.0-14.8 254 89.7 85.2-93.0
Some College + 528 35 6.5 4.5- 9.4 493 93.5 90.6-95.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 346 36 10.0 7.0-14.2 310 90.0 85.8-93.0
$50,000+ 300 11 2.7 1.4- 5.1 289 97.3 94.9-98.6

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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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