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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 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?

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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
Region 4 1,092 41 3.8 2.7- 5.3 1,051 96.2 94.7-97.3
GENDER
Male 525 27 5.3 3.5- 7.9 498 94.7 92.1-96.5
Female 567 14 2.4 1.3- 4.3 553 97.6 95.7-98.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 694 34 4.9 3.3- 7.0 660 95.1 93.0-96.7
Non-Hispanic Black 206 *** *** *** 199 96.8 93.1-98.6
Other 175 *** *** *** 175 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 443 *** *** *** 441 99.2 96.3-99.8
45-64 367 13 4.0 2.3- 6.9 354 96.0 93.1-97.7
65+ 266 23 10.1 6.5-15.4 243 89.9 84.6-93.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 388 21 5.6 3.5- 9.0 367 94.4 91.0-96.5
Some College + 697 20 2.6 1.6- 4.1 677 97.4 95.9-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 449 20 5.2 3.1- 8.3 429 94.8 91.7-96.9
$50,000+ 446 12 2.6 1.4- 4.7 434 97.4 95.3-98.6

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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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