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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 470 28 3.5 2.2- 5.3 442 96.5 94.7-97.8
GENDER
Male 162 12 2.8 1.5- 5.2 150 97.2 94.8-98.5
Female 308 16 4.1 2.3- 7.2 292 95.9 92.8-97.7
RACE
White 270 16 3.2 1.9- 5.4 254 96.8 94.6-98.1
Other 198 12 3.8 1.9- 7.5 186 96.2 92.5-98.1
AGE
18-44 150 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 148 99.5 97.8-99.9
45+ 316 26 6.7 4.3-10.3 290 93.3 89.7-95.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 205 16 5.0 2.8- 8.9 189 95.0 91.1-97.2
Some College + 263 12 2.3 1.2- 4.2 251 97.7 95.8-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 262 21 4.4 2.7- 7.2 241 95.6 92.8-97.3
$50,000+ 153 5 1.7 0.6- 4.4 148 98.3 95.6-99.4

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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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