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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Health-Non-Hispanic White

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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 White 3,502 1,126 27.3 25.6-29.0 2,376 72.7 71.0-74.4
GENDER
Male 1,571 592 32.0 29.3-34.7 979 68.0 65.3-70.7
Female 1,931 534 22.9 20.8-25.2 1,397 77.1 74.8-79.2
AGE
18-34 496 17 3.5 2.0- 5.9 479 96.5 94.1-98.0
35-44 377 20 5.8 3.5- 9.4 357 94.2 90.6-96.5
45-54 558 101 18.4 14.8-22.6 457 81.6 77.4-85.2
55-64 759 293 40.6 36.3-45.0 466 59.4 55.0-63.7
65-74 807 428 55.5 51.3-59.7 379 44.5 40.3-48.7
75+ 476 256 52.3 46.8-57.7 220 47.7 42.3-53.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 268 122 40.2 33.4-47.5 146 59.8 52.5-66.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 885 336 32.3 28.8-36.0 549 67.7 64.0-71.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,095 324 23.4 20.7-26.4 771 76.6 73.6-79.3
College Graduate 1,246 340 21.8 19.4-24.4 906 78.2 75.6-80.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 248 88 33.1 26.0-41.2 160 66.9 58.8-74.0
$15,000- 24,999 450 177 35.6 30.2-41.4 273 64.4 58.6-69.8
$25,000- 34,999 302 101 29.9 24.1-36.4 201 70.1 63.6-75.9
$35,000- 49,999 443 151 27.9 23.1-33.1 292 72.1 66.9-76.9
$50,000- 74,999 513 148 24.6 20.6-29.1 365 75.4 70.9-79.4
$75,000+ 945 234 19.7 17.0-22.6 711 80.3 77.4-83.0
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 1,024 473 43.3 39.5-47.2 551 56.7 52.8-60.5
No 2,466 649 21.5 19.7-23.4 1,817 78.5 76.6-80.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 1,059 484 42.2 38.6-46.0 575 57.8 54.0-61.4
No 2,431 637 21.7 19.8-23.6 1,794 78.3 76.4-80.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 513 251 44.4 39.3-49.5 262 55.6 50.5-60.7
Non-Veteran 2,988 876 24.8 23.1-26.7 2,112 75.2 73.3-76.9
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 751 196 21.8 18.8-25.2 555 78.2 74.8-81.2
Regional City or Suburban County 838 250 25.5 22.2-29.0 588 74.5 71.0-77.8
Rural 1,914 681 31.5 29.0-34.2 1,233 68.5 65.8-71.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,703 323 15.2 13.4-17.3 1,380 84.8 82.7-86.6
Unemployed 95 25 17.9 10.8-28.2 70 82.1 71.8-89.2
Retired 1,172 612 53.3 49.8-56.7 560 46.7 43.3-50.2
Unable to Work 277 125 48.0 40.4-55.7 152 52.0 44.3-59.6
Other not in Labor Force 243 37 11.7 8.0-16.8 206 88.3 83.2-92.0
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 199 64 28.5 21.4-36.8 135 71.5 63.2-78.6
101% to 150% 446 172 34.2 29.0-39.8 274 65.8 60.2-71.0
151% to 200% 235 84 32.6 25.7-40.3 151 67.4 59.7-74.3
More than 200% 1,942 566 24.1 22.0-26.3 1,376 75.9 73.7-78.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 680 240 31.3 27.0-36.0 440 68.7 64.0-73.0
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,407 494 31.2 28.3-34.2 913 68.8 65.8-71.7
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,416 393 23.0 20.7-25.5 1,023 77.0 74.5-79.3

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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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