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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had a heart attack,
also called a myocardial infarction?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,750 1,003 4.3 3.9- 4.6 14,747 95.7 95.4-96.1
-Cabarrus County 365 21 5.0 2.9- 8.3 344 95.0 91.7-97.1
GENDER
Male 137 16 8.9 4.8-15.8 121 91.1 84.2-95.2
Female 228 5 1.6 0.6- 4.2 223 98.4 95.8-99.4
RACE
White 303 19 4.9 2.9- 8.2 284 95.1 91.8-97.1
Other 61 2 5.3 1.0-22.9 59 94.7 77.1-99.0
AGE
18-44 108 0 0.0 . - . 108 100 . - .
45+ 254 21 10.1 6.1-16.4 233 89.9 83.6-93.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 149 13 10.3 5.3-19.0 136 89.7 81.0-94.7
Some College + 215 8 2.1 1.0- 4.7 207 97.9 95.3-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 171 12 5.3 2.9- 9.6 159 94.7 90.4-97.1
$50,000+ 146 6 3.7 1.5- 8.9 140 96.3 91.1-98.5

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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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