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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had angina or coronary heart disease?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,672 948 4.1 3.7- 4.5 14,724 95.9 95.5-96.3
-Alamance County 387 24 4.4 2.6- 7.4 363 95.6 92.6-97.4
GENDER
Male 119 11 6.0 2.8-12.6 108 94.0 87.4-97.2
Female 268 13 3.3 1.7- 6.2 255 96.7 93.8-98.3
RACE
White 304 24 5.9 3.5- 9.7 280 94.1 90.3-96.5
Other 82 0 0.0 . - . 82 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 103 0 0.0 . - . 103 100 . - .
45+ 280 24 8.7 5.3-14.0 256 91.3 86.0-94.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 174 12 5.4 2.5-11.2 162 94.6 88.8-97.5
Some College + 212 12 3.4 1.9- 6.2 200 96.6 93.8-98.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 191 17 8.3 4.4-15.0 174 91.7 85.0-95.6
$50,000+ 134 5 2.3 0.9- 5.5 129 97.7 94.5-99.1

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^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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