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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 902 79 7.9 6.2-10.2 823 92.1 89.8-93.8
GENDER
Male 388 41 10.6 7.6-14.6 347 89.4 85.4-92.4
Female 514 38 5.5 3.8- 7.8 476 94.5 92.2-96.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 531 53 9.8 7.3-13.1 478 90.2 86.9-92.7
Non-Hispanic Black 217 20 6.5 3.8-10.9 197 93.5 89.1-96.2
Other 139 *** *** *** 133 96.4 91.9-98.5
AGE
18-44 376 *** *** *** 372 99.2 97.7-99.7
44-64 315 24 8.3 5.2-12.8 291 91.7 87.2-94.8
65+ 195 51 28.6 21.6-36.8 144 71.4 63.2-78.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 312 41 11.6 8.1-16.2 271 88.4 83.8-91.9
Some College + 586 38 5.8 4.1- 8.3 548 94.2 91.7-95.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 358 44 12.5 9.0-17.2 314 87.5 82.8-91.0
$50,000+ 356 23 5.2 3.3- 8.1 333 94.8 91.9-96.7

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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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