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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 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 9 490 38 7.8 5.2-11.5 452 92.2 88.5-94.8
GENDER
Male 208 22 10.4 6.2-16.9 186 89.6 83.1-93.8
Female 282 16 5.3 2.8- 9.6 266 94.7 90.4-97.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 310 27 7.3 4.6-11.6 283 92.7 88.4-95.4
Non-Hispanic Black 138 *** *** *** 129 89.7 79.5-95.1
Other 35 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 130 *** *** *** 129 99.3 94.9-99.9
45-64 196 13 9.2 4.5-18.1 183 90.8 81.9-95.5
65+ 162 24 18.8 12.2-27.9 138 81.2 72.1-87.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 204 25 13.0 8.1-20.3 179 87.0 79.7-91.9
Some College + 286 13 3.3 1.7- 6.4 273 96.7 93.6-98.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 231 28 12.7 8.1-19.3 203 87.3 80.7-91.9
$50,000+ 166 *** *** *** 160 97.4 93.5-99.0

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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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