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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 445 39 7.0 4.8-10.2 406 93.0 89.8-95.2
GENDER
Male 177 21 8.9 5.3-14.5 156 91.1 85.5-94.7
Female 268 18 5.2 2.9- 9.1 250 94.8 90.9-97.1
RACE
White 386 34 7.2 4.8-10.7 352 92.8 89.3-95.2
Other 57 5 6.3 2.2-16.7 52 93.7 83.3-97.8
AGE
18-44 122 2 0.9 0.2- 4.1 120 99.1 95.9-99.8
45+ 319 37 12.3 8.4-17.7 282 87.7 82.3-91.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 195 25 10.1 6.2-16.0 170 89.9 84.0-93.8
Some College + 250 14 4.3 2.3- 7.9 236 95.7 92.1-97.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 28 10.5 6.6-16.3 210 89.5 83.7-93.4
$50,000+ 156 7 3.0 1.3- 6.5 149 97.0 93.5-98.7

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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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