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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 408 22 3.9 2.4- 6.2 386 96.1 93.8-97.6
GENDER
Male 160 13 5.0 2.7- 9.1 147 95.0 90.9-97.3
Female 248 9 2.8 1.4- 5.6 239 97.2 94.4-98.6
RACE
White 306 19 5.0 3.0- 8.1 287 95.0 91.9-97.0
Other 102 3 1.4 0.4- 4.9 99 98.6 95.1-99.6
AGE
18-44 110 3 2.2 0.7- 6.7 107 97.8 93.3-99.3
45+ 293 19 5.3 3.3- 8.6 274 94.7 91.4-96.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 8 4.8 2.2-10.1 127 95.2 89.9-97.8
Some College + 273 14 3.5 2.0- 6.2 259 96.5 93.8-98.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 172 12 4.5 2.4- 8.4 160 95.5 91.6-97.6
$50,000+ 185 9 4.3 2.2- 8.4 176 95.7 91.6-97.8

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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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