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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,806 685 3.0 2.7- 3.4 15,121 97.0 96.6-97.3
-Alamance County 390 23 4.1 2.5- 6.6 367 95.9 93.4-97.5
GENDER
Male 121 9 3.9 1.8- 8.4 112 96.1 91.6-98.2
Female 269 14 4.2 2.2- 7.8 255 95.8 92.2-97.8
RACE
White 306 19 4.1 2.4- 6.9 287 95.9 93.1-97.6
Other 83 4 4.1 1.3-12.2 79 95.9 87.8-98.7
AGE
18-44 104 2 1.5 0.4- 6.4 102 98.5 93.6-99.6
45+ 282 21 6.7 4.1-10.7 261 93.3 89.3-95.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 177 13 4.6 2.4- 8.7 164 95.4 91.3-97.6
Some College + 212 10 3.5 1.6- 7.5 202 96.5 92.5-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 192 13 5.8 2.9-11.2 179 94.2 88.8-97.1
$50,000+ 134 0 0.0 . - . 134 100 . - .

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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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