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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 406 38 5.9 4.1- 8.3 368 94.1 91.7-95.9
GENDER
Male 162 23 8.2 5.1-12.8 139 91.8 87.2-94.9
Female 244 15 3.9 2.2- 6.6 229 96.1 93.4-97.8
RACE
White 360 35 6.4 4.4- 9.2 325 93.6 90.8-95.6
Other 44 3 3.3 1.0-10.3 41 96.7 89.7-99.0
AGE
18-44 117 1 0.7 0.1- 4.6 116 99.3 95.4-99.9
45+ 288 36 11.1 7.8-15.5 252 88.9 84.5-92.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 236 27 7.0 4.6-10.7 209 93.0 89.3-95.4
Some College + 170 11 4.1 2.2- 7.7 159 95.9 92.3-97.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 243 26 7.2 4.7-10.9 217 92.8 89.1-95.3
$50,000+ 111 3 1.9 0.5- 6.9 108 98.1 93.1-99.5

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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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