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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Health-Non-Hispanic Black

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,222 1,552 24.8 23.5-26.2 3,670 75.2 73.8-76.5
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,062 291 23.7 20.7-26.9 771 76.3 73.1-79.3
GENDER
Male 427 122 24.9 20.3-30.3 305 75.1 69.7-79.7
Female 635 169 22.7 19.0-26.8 466 77.3 73.2-81.0
AGE
18-34 213 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 152 15 12.0 6.6-20.8 137 88.0 79.2-93.4
45-54 186 41 23.5 17.0-31.6 145 76.5 68.4-83.0
55-64 233 94 40.8 32.9-49.1 139 59.2 50.9-67.1
65-74 179 81 44.3 36.0-53.0 98 55.7 47.0-64.0
75+ 89 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 142 56 36.5 27.2-46.9 86 63.5 53.1-72.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 367 115 26.5 21.4-32.4 252 73.5 67.6-78.6
Some Post-H.S. 298 70 20.8 16.0-26.7 228 79.2 73.3-84.0
College Graduate 254 50 12.5 9.0-17.1 204 87.5 82.9-91.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 146 51 32.9 23.6-43.7 95 67.1 56.3-76.4
$15,000- 24,999 232 64 28.3 21.6-36.0 168 71.7 64.0-78.4
$25,000- 34,999 124 36 25.9 17.7-36.3 88 74.1 63.7-82.3
$35,000- 49,999 130 32 21.8 14.5-31.5 98 78.2 68.5-85.5
$50,000- 74,999 111 27 21.2 13.5-31.8 84 78.8 68.2-86.5
$75,000+ 111 19 11.5 6.7-19.0 92 88.5 81.0-93.3
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 300 128 41.6 34.5-49.1 172 58.4 50.9-65.5
No 755 160 17.6 14.7-20.9 595 82.4 79.1-85.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 352 148 40.8 34.4-47.6 204 59.2 52.4-65.6
No 706 142 16.6 13.7-20.0 564 83.4 80.0-86.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 122 44 32.1 22.9-42.8 78 67.9 57.2-77.1
Non-Veteran 940 247 22.6 19.6-26.1 693 77.4 73.9-80.4
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 357 76 20.7 16.2-26.1 281 79.3 73.9-83.8
Regional City or Suburban County 211 52 21.8 15.9-29.1 159 78.2 70.9-84.1
Rural 494 163 28.0 23.2-33.2 331 72.0 66.8-76.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 510 74 13.2 10.1-17.1 436 86.8 82.9-89.9
Unemployed 65 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 258 117 42.2 34.9-49.8 141 57.8 50.2-65.1
Unable to Work 167 78 51.0 41.3-60.6 89 49.0 39.4-58.7
Other not in Labor Force 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 135 34 21.2 14.7-29.5 101 78.8 70.5-85.3
101% to 150% 215 68 30.7 23.7-38.7 147 69.3 61.3-76.3
151% to 200% 80 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 361 86 19.5 15.0-24.8 275 80.5 75.2-85.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 289 104 34.8 27.8-42.6 185 65.2 57.4-72.2
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 329 91 22.8 17.8-28.6 238 77.2 71.4-82.2
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 444 96 20.2 16.2-24.9 348 79.8 75.1-83.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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