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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Health

Following your heart attack, did you go to any kind of outpatient rehabilitation? This is sometimes called rehab.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 301 122 39.5 32.7-46.8 179 60.5 53.2-67.3
GENDER
Male 182 78 42.0 33.3-51.2 104 58.0 48.8-66.7
Female 119 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 206 92 43.6 35.2-52.4 114 56.4 47.6-64.8
Non-Hispanic Black 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Hispanic 6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 95 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 103 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000-74,999 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 37 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 186 80 41.5 32.7-50.9 106 58.5 49.1-67.3
No 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 189 80 41.2 32.4-50.7 109 58.8 49.3-67.6
No 112 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 83 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 219 86 38.5 30.4-47.2 133 61.5 52.8-69.6
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 42 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 77 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 183 72 39.9 30.9-49.7 111 60.1 50.3-69.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 154 64 41.7 32.6-51.4 90 58.3 48.6-67.4
Unable to Work 71 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 106 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 87 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 92 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Asked of respondents who reported they had a heart attack/myocardial infarction.

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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