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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 815 34 3.9 2.6- 5.8 781 96.1 94.2-97.4
GENDER
Male 352 21 5.4 3.2- 8.8 331 94.6 91.2-96.8
Female 463 13 2.5 1.3- 4.7 450 97.5 95.3-98.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 489 21 3.7 2.3- 5.9 468 96.3 94.1-97.7
Non-Hispanic Black 207 12 6.2 3.0-12.4 195 93.8 87.6-97.0
Other 113 *** *** *** 112 99.3 94.9-99.9
AGE
18-44 310 *** *** *** 309 99.2 94.3-99.9
45-64 300 13 4.8 2.6- 8.6 287 95.2 91.4-97.4
65+ 196 20 10.6 6.5-16.7 176 89.4 83.3-93.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 270 17 6.6 3.8-11.4 253 93.4 88.6-96.2
Some College + 542 17 2.4 1.4- 4.1 525 97.6 95.9-98.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 322 21 6.4 3.8-10.6 301 93.6 89.4-96.2
$50,000+ 347 *** *** *** 340 97.9 95.3-99.1

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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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