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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Health-Females

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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
-FEMALES 2,893 762 21.6 19.9-23.4 2,131 78.4 76.6-80.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,931 534 22.9 20.8-25.2 1,397 77.1 74.8-79.2
Non-Hispanic Black 635 169 22.7 19.0-26.8 466 77.3 73.2-81.0
Other 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 462 14 3.1 1.7- 5.4 448 96.9 94.6-98.3
35-44 382 19 5.0 2.9- 8.7 363 95.0 91.3-97.1
45-54 472 67 14.3 11.0-18.6 405 85.7 81.4-89.0
55-64 589 199 35.1 30.3-40.3 390 64.9 59.7-69.7
65-74 582 276 48.8 43.8-53.8 306 51.2 46.2-56.2
75+ 375 178 45.9 39.8-52.1 197 54.1 47.9-60.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 296 95 28.7 22.9-35.1 201 71.3 64.9-77.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 778 269 28.7 25.2-32.5 509 71.3 67.5-74.8
Some Post-H.S. 896 226 19.6 16.8-22.8 670 80.4 77.2-83.2
College Graduate 916 169 13.2 11.0-15.7 747 86.8 84.3-89.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 303 99 28.4 22.6-35.0 204 71.6 65.0-77.4
$15,000- 24,999 507 148 25.3 20.9-30.2 359 74.7 69.8-79.1
$25,000- 34,999 274 76 23.9 18.4-30.4 198 76.1 69.6-81.6
$35,000- 49,999 355 102 22.2 17.5-27.7 253 77.8 72.3-82.5
$50,000- 74,999 350 71 16.5 12.7-21.2 279 83.5 78.8-87.3
$75,000+ 541 78 9.8 7.5-12.7 463 90.2 87.3-92.5
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 841 341 39.1 34.9-43.3 500 60.9 56.7-65.1
No 2,037 415 15.5 13.9-17.3 1,622 84.5 82.7-86.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 944 370 35.8 32.1-39.7 574 64.2 60.3-67.9
No 1,935 387 15.6 13.9-17.5 1,548 84.4 82.5-86.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 65 14 15.3 8.0-27.0 51 84.7 73.0-92.0
Non-Veteran 2,827 748 21.8 20.1-23.6 2,079 78.2 76.4-79.9
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 717 147 17.1 14.3-20.4 570 82.9 79.6-85.7
Regional City or Suburban County 666 161 21.0 17.6-24.8 505 79.0 75.2-82.4
Rural 1,510 454 25.3 22.7-28.1 1,056 74.7 71.9-77.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,284 163 10.0 8.3-11.9 1,121 90.0 88.1-91.7
Unemployed 107 28 16.6 10.5-25.3 79 83.4 74.7-89.5
Retired 869 394 45.4 41.3-49.5 475 54.6 50.5-58.7
Unable to Work 311 127 43.0 35.9-50.3 184 57.0 49.7-64.1
Other not in Labor Force 312 48 11.1 8.0-15.3 264 88.9 84.7-92.0
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 124 23 14.2 8.1-23.8 101 85.8 76.2-91.9
50% to 100% 263 68 22.2 16.9-28.7 195 77.8 71.3-83.1
101% to 150% 451 141 26.8 22.2-32.0 310 73.2 68.0-77.8
151% to 200% 201 58 25.1 18.5-33.1 143 74.9 66.9-81.5
More than 200% 1,282 284 16.9 14.7-19.3 998 83.1 80.7-85.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 631 195 27.4 23.1-32.1 436 72.6 67.9-76.9
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,086 319 24.9 21.9-28.1 767 75.1 71.9-78.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,176 248 17.5 15.3-20.0 928 82.5 80.0-84.7

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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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