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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

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
-Western 1,122 82 5.3 4.0- 6.9 1,040 94.7 93.1-96.0
GENDER
Male 498 53 7.7 5.4-10.7 445 92.3 89.3-94.6
Female 624 29 3.1 2.0- 4.7 595 96.9 95.3-98.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 962 79 5.7 4.3- 7.6 883 94.3 92.4-95.7
Non-Hispanic Black 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 175 *** *** *** 175 100 . - .
35-44 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 167 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 242 20 7.6 4.3-13.2 222 92.4 86.8-95.7
65-74 251 30 12.5 8.1-18.6 221 87.5 81.4-91.9
75+ 154 24 13.3 8.1-21.1 130 86.7 78.9-91.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 118 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 317 20 4.0 2.4- 6.5 297 96.0 93.5-97.6
Some Post-H.S. 311 21 4.4 2.6- 7.3 290 95.6 92.7-97.4
College Graduate 373 26 5.4 3.5- 8.2 347 94.6 91.8-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 121 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 196 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 149 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 150 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 191 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 346 53 12.6 8.9-17.4 293 87.4 82.6-91.1
No 756 29 2.4 1.5- 3.6 727 97.6 96.4-98.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 158 22 9.4 5.5-15.4 136 90.6 84.6-94.5
Non-Veteran 962 60 4.7 3.4- 6.4 902 95.3 93.6-96.6
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Regional City or Suburban 258 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 864 69 6.0 4.4- 8.1 795 94.0 91.9-95.6

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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