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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 344 6 1.2 0.5- 2.9 338 98.8 97.1-99.5
GENDER
Male 126 4 2.2 0.8- 6.0 122 97.8 94.0-99.2
Female 218 2 0.5 0.1- 2.0 216 99.5 98.0-99.9
RACE
White 310 6 1.4 0.6- 3.2 304 98.6 96.8-99.4
Other 32 0 0.0 . - . 32 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 74 0 0.0 . - . 74 100 . - .
45+ 269 6 2.0 0.9- 4.8 263 98.0 95.2-99.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 114 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 113 99.3 95.1-99.9
Some College + 229 5 1.5 0.6- 3.9 224 98.5 96.1-99.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 184 3 1.4 0.4- 4.7 181 98.6 95.3-99.6
$50,000+ 123 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8 121 99.3 97.2-99.8

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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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