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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 588 88 12.0 9.6-15.1 500 88.0 84.9-90.4
GENDER
Male 274 46 13.2 9.6-17.9 228 86.8 82.1-90.4
Female 314 42 10.9 7.8-15.2 272 89.1 84.8-92.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 366 53 12.2 9.0-16.2 313 87.8 83.8-91.0
Non-Hispanic Black 119 21 13.1 8.3-20.2 98 86.9 79.8-91.7
Other 98 15 11.6 6.5-19.7 83 88.4 80.3-93.5
AGE
18-44 192 *** *** *** 184 95.9 91.7-98.0
45-64 213 35 15.1 10.6-21.1 178 84.9 78.9-89.4
65+ 181 46 25.6 19.2-33.4 135 74.4 66.6-80.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 270 58 16.4 12.3-21.6 212 83.6 78.4-87.7
Some College + 317 31 7.9 5.3-11.6 286 92.1 88.4-94.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 303 50 12.1 8.8-16.2 253 87.9 83.8-91.2
$50,000+ 166 13 6.3 3.4-11.2 153 93.7 88.8-96.6

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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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