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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

History of Any Cardiovascular Diseases (heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,678 1,962 8.5 8.0- 9.0 13,716 91.5 91.0-92.0
-Guilford County 419 48 7.4 5.1-10.7 371 92.6 89.3-94.9
GENDER
Male 162 22 7.1 3.7-13.1 140 92.9 86.9-96.3
Female 257 26 7.7 4.9-11.9 231 92.3 88.1-95.1
RACE
White 311 39 7.4 5.2-10.5 272 92.6 89.5-94.8
Other 105 9 7.5 3.2-16.6 96 92.5 83.4-96.8
AGE
18-44 107 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 106 99.6 96.9-99.9
45+ 308 47 13.8 9.6-19.5 261 86.2 80.5-90.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 157 28 8.9 5.6-13.9 129 91.1 86.1-94.4
Some College + 261 20 6.4 3.5-11.5 241 93.6 88.5-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 31 9.4 6.2-14.0 155 90.6 86.0-93.8
$50,000+ 176 9 3.2 1.6- 6.3 167 96.8 93.7-98.4

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*Data for this table were derived from the cardiovascular disease history questions

^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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