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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Piedmont North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had any of the following?
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 5,988 268 4.6 3.8- 5.5 5,720 95.4 94.5-96.2
Piedmont NC 651 40 6.6 4.6- 9.4 611 93.4 90.6-95.4
GENDER
Male 234 25 11.5 7.5-17.4 209 88.5 82.6-92.5
Female 417 15 2.8 1.6- 5.0 402 97.2 95.0-98.4
RACE
White 542 34 6.7 4.5- 9.8 508 93.3 90.2-95.5
Other 100 6 6.8 2.6-17.0 94 93.2 83.0-97.4
AGE
18-44 275 5 1.7 0.5- 6.0 270 98.3 94.0-99.5
45+ 372 35 11.0 7.6-15.6 337 89.0 84.4-92.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 338 26 8.7 5.6-13.5 312 91.3 86.5-94.4
Some College + 312 14 4.2 2.4- 7.4 298 95.8 92.6-97.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 377 26 8.5 5.5-13.1 351 91.5 86.9-94.5
$50,000+ 156 4 2.7 0.9- 7.7 152 97.3 92.3-99.1
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 407 19 4.7 2.8- 7.8 388 95.3 92.2-97.2
Cumberland 417 19 3.4 2.0- 5.6 398 96.6 94.4-98.0
Durham 385 13 3.6 1.9- 6.8 372 96.4 93.2-98.1
Forsyth 446 19 3.9 2.4- 6.5 427 96.1 93.5-97.6
Gaston 451 26 5.7 3.8- 8.4 425 94.3 91.6-96.2
Guilford 397 24 5.0 3.2- 7.7 373 95.0 92.3-96.8
Mecklenburg 417 11 2.6 1.4- 4.8 406 97.4 95.2-98.6
New Hanover 395 17 3.7 2.3- 6.2 378 96.3 93.8-97.7
Onslow 420 10 1.7 0.8- 3.7 410 98.3 96.3-99.2
Wake 411 13 2.2 1.2- 4.0 398 97.8 96.0-98.8
Western NC 599 28 4.1 2.7- 6.0 571 95.9 94.0-97.3
Piedmont NC 651 40 6.6 4.6- 9.4 611 93.4 90.6-95.4
Eastern NC 592 29 4.3 2.8- 6.7 563 95.7 93.3-97.2

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#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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