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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 angina or coronary heart disease?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,655 404 4.7 4.2- 5.3 6,251 95.3 94.7-95.8
Region 8 663 52 5.6 4.2- 7.5 611 94.4 92.5-95.8
GENDER
Male 275 22 4.9 3.1- 7.7 253 95.1 92.3-96.9
Female 388 30 6.3 4.3- 9.2 358 93.7 90.8-95.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 438 39 6.7 4.8- 9.4 399 93.3 90.6-95.2
Non-Hispanic Black 124 11 6.0 3.1-11.0 113 94.0 89.0-96.9
Other 91 *** *** *** 89 98.7 94.9-99.7
AGE
18-44 218 *** *** *** 217 99.7 98.1- 100
44-64 240 18 6.1 3.7- 9.9 222 93.9 90.1-96.3
65+ 194 32 17.1 12.0-23.9 162 82.9 76.1-88.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 279 25 6.4 4.1- 9.6 254 93.6 90.4-95.9
Some College + 382 27 5.0 3.4- 7.4 355 95.0 92.6-96.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 314 28 6.3 4.2- 9.3 286 93.7 90.7-95.8
$50,000+ 209 12 4.4 2.4- 8.0 197 95.6 92.0-97.6

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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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