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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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 a heart attack also called a myocardial infarction?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,496 366 4.6 4.0- 5.2 6,130 95.4 94.8-96.0
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 1,061 70 4.8 3.6- 6.4 991 95.2 93.6-96.4
Region 3 572 32 5.6 3.8- 8.3 540 94.4 91.7-96.2
Region 4 1,092 41 3.8 2.7- 5.3 1,051 96.2 94.7-97.3
Region 5 698 35 3.8 2.6- 5.6 663 96.2 94.4-97.4
Region 6 559 36 5.4 3.7- 7.8 523 94.6 92.2-96.3
Region 7 815 34 3.9 2.6- 5.8 781 96.1 94.2-97.4
Region 8 587 45 5.5 4.0- 7.5 542 94.5 92.5-96.0
Region 9 490 38 7.8 5.2-11.5 452 92.2 88.5-94.8
Region 10 624 36 5.5 3.9- 7.8 588 94.5 92.2-96.1
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,320 163 5.8 4.8- 6.9 2,157 94.2 93.1-95.2
Piedmont 2,946 126 3.9 3.2- 4.8 2,820 96.1 95.2-96.8
Western NC 1,232 78 4.9 3.6- 6.6 1,154 95.1 93.4-96.4
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 943 68 5.6 4.2- 7.5 875 94.4 92.5-95.8
Northwest 921 47 5.0 3.6- 6.8 874 95.0 93.2-96.4
Charlotte 875 30 3.5 2.3- 5.2 845 96.5 94.8-97.7
Greensboro 544 30 4.0 2.6- 6.1 514 96.0 93.9-97.4
Southern Regional 618 41 4.9 3.5- 7.0 577 95.1 93.0-96.5
Southeast 348 30 6.9 4.6-10.0 318 93.1 90.0-95.4
Wake 887 32 3.4 2.3- 5.2 855 96.6 94.8-97.7
Area L & Eastern 1,362 89 5.7 4.4- 7.4 1,273 94.3 92.6-95.6

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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.

^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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