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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 Demographics

Chronic Health Conditions

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
Region 7 903 36 3.2 2.2- 4.6 867 96.8 95.4-97.8
GENDER
Male 388 20 4.5 2.7- 7.3 368 95.5 92.7-97.3
Female 515 16 2.0 1.2- 3.4 499 98.0 96.6-98.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 532 26 4.3 2.8- 6.6 506 95.7 93.4-97.2
Non-Hispanic Black 217 *** *** *** 210 98.3 95.9-99.3
Other 139 *** *** *** 136 98.5 95.3-99.6
AGE
18-44 376 *** *** *** 374 99.6 98.3-99.9
44-64 314 *** *** *** 305 97.8 95.7-98.9
65+ 197 25 13.6 8.7-20.6 172 86.4 79.4-91.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 311 18 4.4 2.5- 7.6 293 95.6 92.4-97.5
Some College + 588 18 2.5 1.5- 4.1 570 97.5 95.9-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 358 22 5.3 3.2- 8.5 336 94.7 91.5-96.8
$50,000+ 356 *** *** *** 346 97.8 95.8-98.9

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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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