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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 448 14 2.1 1.1- 4.1 434 97.9 95.9-98.9
GENDER
Male 178 4 1.0 0.4- 2.8 174 99.0 97.2-99.6
Female 270 10 3.2 1.5- 7.0 260 96.8 93.0-98.5
RACE
White 389 11 1.7 0.9- 3.2 378 98.3 96.8-99.1
Other 57 3 3.9 0.9-14.9 54 96.1 85.1-99.1
AGE
18-44 122 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8 121 99.7 98.2- 100
45+ 322 13 3.8 1.9- 7.4 309 96.2 92.6-98.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 196 6 2.4 0.8- 6.8 190 97.6 93.2-99.2
Some College + 252 8 1.9 0.9- 4.0 244 98.1 96.0-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 240 9 2.7 1.1- 6.5 231 97.3 93.5-98.9
$50,000+ 156 4 1.6 0.6- 4.6 152 98.4 95.4-99.4

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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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