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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 467 49 6.5 4.6- 9.2 418 93.5 90.8-95.4
GENDER
Male 177 25 7.7 5.0-11.8 152 92.3 88.2-95.0
Female 290 24 5.5 3.0- 9.7 266 94.5 90.3-97.0
RACE
White 377 43 7.3 4.9-10.6 334 92.7 89.4-95.1
Other 85 6 4.1 1.6- 9.9 79 95.9 90.1-98.4
AGE
18-44 151 4 1.6 0.6- 4.8 147 98.4 95.2-99.4
45+ 312 44 11.7 8.1-16.6 268 88.3 83.4-91.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 201 28 8.3 5.0-13.6 173 91.7 86.4-95.0
Some College + 263 21 5.1 3.2- 8.1 242 94.9 91.9-96.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 225 35 10.3 7.0-14.9 190 89.7 85.1-93.0
$50,000+ 185 6 1.7 0.7- 3.8 179 98.3 96.2-99.3

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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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