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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had angina or coronary heart disease?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,672 948 4.1 3.7- 4.5 14,724 95.9 95.5-96.3
-Durham County 390 23 3.0 1.9- 4.8 367 97.0 95.2-98.1
GENDER
Male 144 9 2.3 1.1- 4.6 135 97.7 95.4-98.9
Female 246 14 3.9 2.1- 7.1 232 96.1 92.9-97.9
RACE
White 222 18 4.9 3.0- 8.0 204 95.1 92.0-97.0
Other 164 5 1.7 0.6- 4.6 159 98.3 95.4-99.4
AGE
18-44 134 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 133 99.4 95.7-99.9
45+ 254 22 6.3 4.0- 9.8 232 93.7 90.2-96.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 114 12 4.1 2.1- 8.1 102 95.9 91.9-97.9
Some College + 276 11 2.3 1.2- 4.5 265 97.7 95.5-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 164 14 3.7 1.9- 6.9 150 96.3 93.1-98.1
$50,000+ 183 8 2.9 1.4- 6.1 175 97.1 93.9-98.6

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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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