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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 343 15 2.7 1.5- 4.7 328 97.3 95.3-98.5
GENDER
Male 125 6 3.0 1.3- 6.9 119 97.0 93.1-98.7
Female 218 9 2.5 1.2- 5.1 209 97.5 94.9-98.8
RACE
White 309 15 3.0 1.7- 5.2 294 97.0 94.8-98.3
Other 32 0 0.0 . - . 32 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 74 0 0.0 . - . 74 100 . - .
45+ 268 15 4.5 2.6- 7.8 253 95.5 92.2-97.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 114 5 2.7 1.0- 7.0 109 97.3 93.0-99.0
Some College + 228 10 2.7 1.4- 5.3 218 97.3 94.7-98.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 184 11 3.8 1.9- 7.3 173 96.2 92.7-98.1
$50,000+ 122 2 1.1 0.3- 4.5 120 98.9 95.5-99.7

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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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