NC Department of Health and Human Services
N.C. State Center for Health Statistics Home
N.C. Public Health Home

2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 Demographics

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?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  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
Region 3 572 32 5.6 3.8- 8.3 540 94.4 91.7-96.2
GENDER
Male 249 21 8.0 4.9-12.9 228 92.0 87.1-95.1
Female 323 11 3.4 1.7- 6.6 312 96.6 93.4-98.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 425 25 6.0 3.8- 9.2 400 94.0 90.8-96.2
Non-Hispanic Black 80 *** *** *** 76 94.8 84.9-98.4
Other 61 *** *** *** 58 96.2 87.3-98.9
AGE
18-44 179 *** *** *** 178 99.8 98.3- 100
45-64 214 *** *** *** 204 93.5 87.1-96.8
65+ 171 20 14.0 8.8-21.7 151 86.0 78.3-91.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 232 14 6.5 3.6-11.5 218 93.5 88.5-96.4
Some College + 340 18 4.8 2.9- 8.0 322 95.2 92.0-97.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 290 20 7.2 4.2-11.9 270 92.8 88.1-95.8
$50,000+ 182 *** *** *** 175 96.5 92.6-98.4

Back to Chronic Health Conditions.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 09AUG17.

SCHS Home | FAQs | Contacts