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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had a heart attack,
also called a myocardial infarction?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,750 1,003 4.3 3.9- 4.6 14,747 95.7 95.4-96.1
-Iredell County 430 21 3.7 2.1- 6.2 409 96.3 93.8-97.9
GENDER
Male 148 10 5.7 2.7-11.6 138 94.3 88.4-97.3
Female 282 11 2.2 1.1- 4.1 271 97.8 95.9-98.9
RACE
White 375 18 3.7 2.0- 6.5 357 96.3 93.5-98.0
Other 53 3 3.7 1.0-12.8 50 96.3 87.2-99.0
AGE
18-44 128 1 1.3 0.2- 8.7 127 98.7 91.3-99.8
45+ 300 20 6.0 3.7- 9.8 280 94.0 90.2-96.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 191 12 5.2 2.5-10.7 179 94.8 89.3-97.5
Some College + 236 9 2.6 1.2- 5.4 227 97.4 94.6-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 14 5.0 2.4-10.1 187 95.0 89.9-97.6
$50,000+ 159 5 2.9 1.2- 7.0 154 97.1 93.0-98.8

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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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