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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 404 62 10.2 7.6-13.6 342 89.8 86.4-92.4
GENDER
Male 161 36 14.9 10.1-21.4 125 85.1 78.6-89.9
Female 243 26 6.2 4.0- 9.5 217 93.8 90.5-96.0
RACE
White 358 57 10.7 7.9-14.3 301 89.3 85.7-92.1
Other 44 5 7.9 2.7-21.1 39 92.1 78.9-97.3
AGE
18-44 117 2 1.8 0.4- 7.2 115 98.2 92.8-99.6
45+ 286 59 18.9 14.4-24.5 227 81.1 75.5-85.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 234 42 12.0 8.4-16.9 192 88.0 83.1-91.6
Some College + 170 20 7.7 4.6-12.6 150 92.3 87.4-95.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 241 41 12.0 8.4-17.0 200 88.0 83.0-91.6
$50,000+ 111 9 6.0 2.8-12.6 102 94.0 87.4-97.2

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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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