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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 408 28 3.9 2.5- 5.8 380 96.1 94.2-97.5
GENDER
Male 168 18 5.5 3.3- 9.2 150 94.5 90.8-96.7
Female 240 10 2.3 1.1- 4.7 230 97.7 95.3-98.9
RACE
White 347 23 4.0 2.5- 6.3 324 96.0 93.7-97.5
Other 61 5 3.4 1.2- 9.1 56 96.6 90.9-98.8
AGE
18-44 109 0 0.0 . - . 109 100 . - .
45+ 296 28 7.7 5.1-11.4 268 92.3 88.6-94.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 217 13 3.6 1.9- 6.7 204 96.4 93.3-98.1
Some College + 190 15 4.2 2.4- 7.1 175 95.8 92.9-97.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 217 19 5.2 3.1- 8.6 198 94.8 91.4-96.9
$50,000+ 124 5 2.7 1.1- 6.7 119 97.3 93.3-98.9

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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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