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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 396 12 1.7 0.8- 3.5 384 98.3 96.5-99.2
GENDER
Male 146 3 0.9 0.3- 2.7 143 99.1 97.3-99.7
Female 250 9 2.7 1.1- 6.4 241 97.3 93.6-98.9
RACE
White 225 5 1.2 0.5- 3.0 220 98.8 97.0-99.5
Other 167 7 2.1 0.8- 5.3 160 97.9 94.7-99.2
AGE
18-44 135 0 0.0 . - . 135 100 . - .
45+ 259 12 4.0 2.0- 8.1 247 96.0 91.9-98.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 118 3 1.1 0.3- 3.5 115 98.9 96.5-99.7
Some College + 278 9 2.0 0.8- 4.9 269 98.0 95.1-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 170 5 1.0 0.4- 2.6 165 99.0 97.4-99.6
$50,000+ 183 3 0.9 0.3- 3.1 180 99.1 96.9-99.7

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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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