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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Chronic Health Conditions-Males

History of Any Cardiovascular Diseases (heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,470 780 9.8 8.9-10.6 5,690 90.2 89.4-91.1
-MALES 2,950 405 10.9 9.7-12.3 2,545 89.1 87.7-90.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,966 301 12.4 10.8-14.2 1,665 87.6 85.8-89.2
Non-Hispanic Black 516 71 11.2 8.3-14.9 445 88.8 85.1-91.7
Other 52 *** *** *** 44 89.2 78.1-95.0
AGE
18-34 676 11 1.3 0.7- 2.5 665 98.7 97.5-99.3
35-44 403 18 5.4 3.1- 9.4 385 94.6 90.6-96.9
45-54 488 45 7.9 5.5-11.1 443 92.1 88.9-94.5
55-64 569 112 19.7 15.8-24.2 457 80.3 75.8-84.2
65-74 525 130 22.6 18.8-27.0 395 77.4 73.0-81.2
75+ 252 84 35.0 28.0-42.7 168 65.0 57.3-72.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 360 83 19.8 15.2-25.4 277 80.2 74.6-84.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 843 113 10.1 8.1-12.6 730 89.9 87.4-91.9
Some Post-H.S. 812 109 9.7 7.9-12.0 703 90.3 88.0-92.1
College Graduate 927 100 7.9 6.3- 9.9 827 92.1 90.1-93.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 246 46 17.6 12.1-24.9 200 82.4 75.1-87.9
$15,000- 24,999 441 86 15.9 12.3-20.3 355 84.1 79.7-87.7
$25,000- 34,999 289 41 11.6 8.2-16.3 248 88.4 83.7-91.8
$35,000- 49,999 353 54 12.3 8.8-17.0 299 87.7 83.0-91.2
$50,000- 74,999 408 56 11.1 8.1-15.0 352 88.9 85.0-91.9
$75,000+ 756 62 5.4 4.0- 7.2 694 94.6 92.8-96.0
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 669 203 27.5 23.4-31.9 466 72.5 68.1-76.6
No 1,881 169 7.1 5.9- 8.5 1,712 92.9 91.5-94.1
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 768 226 24.7 21.2-28.6 542 75.3 71.4-78.8
No 2,099 172 6.8 5.7- 8.2 1,927 93.2 91.8-94.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 845 178 18.9 16.0-22.2 667 81.1 77.8-84.0
Non-Veteran 2,101 227 8.5 7.2-10.0 1,874 91.5 90.0-92.8
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 821 70 6.9 5.3- 9.0 751 93.1 91.0-94.7
Regional City or Suburban County 658 94 11.9 9.4-14.9 564 88.1 85.1-90.6
Rural 1,471 241 13.7 11.7-16.1 1,230 86.3 83.9-88.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,749 107 5.2 4.1- 6.5 1,642 94.8 93.5-95.9
Unemployed 130 16 7.8 4.3-13.8 114 92.2 86.2-95.7
Retired 728 200 27.3 23.5-31.5 528 72.7 68.5-76.5
Unable to Work 225 81 30.9 23.7-39.2 144 69.1 60.8-76.3
Other not in Labor Force 105 *** *** *** 105 100 . - .
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 260 30 9.0 5.8-13.9 230 91.0 86.1-94.2
101% to 150% 413 84 16.7 12.8-21.4 329 83.3 78.6-87.2
151% to 200% 203 44 17.3 12.2-24.0 159 82.7 76.0-87.8
More than 200% 1,504 171 8.5 7.1-10.1 1,333 91.5 89.9-92.9
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 570 98 14.8 11.4-18.9 472 85.2 81.1-88.6
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,077 170 13.2 11.0-15.8 907 86.8 84.2-89.0
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,303 137 8.4 6.9-10.2 1,166 91.6 89.8-93.1

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*Data for this table were derived from the cardiovascular disease history questions.

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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