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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Chronic Health Conditions

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
Region 5 694 73 9.0 6.9-11.7 621 91.0 88.3-93.1
GENDER
Male 336 38 9.7 6.7-14.0 298 90.3 86.0-93.3
Female 358 35 8.4 5.7-12.2 323 91.6 87.8-94.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 436 51 9.4 6.9-12.7 385 90.6 87.3-93.1
Non-Hispanic Black 160 17 11.1 6.4-18.6 143 88.9 81.4-93.6
Other 95 *** *** *** 91 96.8 90.5-99.0
AGE
18-44 262 *** *** *** 256 98.3 95.4-99.4
45-64 230 20 10.8 6.7-17.0 210 89.2 83.0-93.3
65+ 189 45 23.0 16.7-30.8 144 77.0 69.2-83.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 221 26 10.9 7.0-16.4 195 89.1 83.6-93.0
Some College + 473 47 8.0 5.7-11.1 426 92.0 88.9-94.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 300 39 12.7 8.9-17.9 261 87.3 82.1-91.1
$50,000+ 272 22 5.4 3.5- 8.4 250 94.6 91.6-96.5

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

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.

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