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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 408 11 1.9 0.9- 3.7 397 98.1 96.3-99.1
GENDER
Male 159 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 158 99.7 98.0- 100
Female 249 10 3.5 1.7- 7.1 239 96.5 92.9-98.3
RACE
White 307 5 0.9 0.4- 2.2 302 99.1 97.8-99.6
Other 101 6 4.2 1.7-10.3 95 95.8 89.7-98.3
AGE
18-44 110 2 1.6 0.4- 6.4 108 98.4 93.6-99.6
45+ 293 9 2.1 1.1- 4.2 284 97.9 95.8-98.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 6 3.2 1.3- 7.5 128 96.8 92.5-98.7
Some College + 274 5 1.3 0.4- 3.7 269 98.7 96.3-99.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 173 7 2.7 1.2- 6.0 166 97.3 94.0-98.8
$50,000+ 185 3 1.6 0.5- 5.4 182 98.4 94.6-99.5

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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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