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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

History of Any Cardiovascular Diseases (heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,678 1,962 8.5 8.0- 9.0 13,716 91.5 91.0-92.0
-Cabarrus County 362 41 7.9 5.3-11.5 321 92.1 88.5-94.7
GENDER
Male 135 21 11.5 6.7-18.9 114 88.5 81.1-93.3
Female 227 20 4.8 2.9- 7.9 207 95.2 92.1-97.1
RACE
White 300 36 7.6 5.1-11.1 264 92.4 88.9-94.9
Other 61 5 9.1 3.0-24.8 56 90.9 75.2-97.0
AGE
18-44 107 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 106 99.8 98.7- 100
45+ 252 40 15.8 10.9-22.3 212 84.2 77.7-89.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 147 25 14.6 8.9-23.2 122 85.4 76.8-91.1
Some College + 214 16 4.3 2.3- 7.7 198 95.7 92.3-97.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 169 23 10.0 6.1-15.9 146 90.0 84.1-93.9
$50,000+ 146 11 5.0 2.4-10.0 135 95.0 90.0-97.6

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*Data for this table were derived from the cardiovascular disease history questions

^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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