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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease

At what age did you have your first heart attack?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Under 50 50-64 65 +
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 239 74 34.2 25.4-44.3 95 42.4 33.0-52.3 70 23.4 17.2-31.0
GENDER
Male 124 43 36.2 24.3-50.2 54 47.0 34.0-60.3 27 16.8 10.0-26.7
Female 115 31 30.6 19.8-43.9 41 34.1 23.2-47.1 43 35.3 24.9-47.3
RACE
White 195 58 32.5 23.5-43.0 78 43.6 33.4-54.4 59 24.0 17.1-32.5
African American 32 13 49.8 23.2-76.5 10 24.9 9.3-51.6 9 25.3 10.3-49.9

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported having had a heart attack.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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