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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 469 28 4.0 2.4- 6.4 441 96.0 93.6-97.6
GENDER
Male 178 13 4.0 2.2- 7.2 165 96.0 92.8-97.8
Female 291 15 3.9 1.8- 8.2 276 96.1 91.8-98.2
RACE
White 379 24 4.4 2.6- 7.5 355 95.6 92.5-97.4
Other 85 4 2.6 0.8- 8.1 81 97.4 91.9-99.2
AGE
18-44 152 3 1.4 0.4- 4.6 149 98.6 95.4-99.6
45+ 313 24 6.7 3.9-11.2 289 93.3 88.8-96.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 204 15 4.7 2.2- 9.8 189 95.3 90.2-97.8
Some College + 262 13 3.4 1.8- 6.1 249 96.6 93.9-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 227 22 6.5 4.0-10.4 205 93.5 89.6-96.0
$50,000+ 185 2 0.4 0.1- 1.9 183 99.6 98.1-99.9

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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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