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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

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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
-Mecklenburg County 672 22 2.4 1.5- 3.8 650 97.6 96.2-98.5
GENDER
Male 272 18 4.2 2.5- 6.9 254 95.8 93.1-97.5
Female 400 4 0.7 0.2- 1.8 396 99.3 98.2-99.8
RACE
White 457 19 3.2 2.0- 5.1 438 96.8 94.9-98.0
Other 213 3 1.3 0.4- 4.7 210 98.7 95.3-99.6
AGE
18-44 200 0 0.0 . - . 200 100 . - .
45+ 462 22 4.8 3.1- 7.5 440 95.2 92.5-96.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 181 4 1.8 0.5- 6.1 177 98.2 93.9-99.5
Some College + 487 18 2.7 1.7- 4.3 469 97.3 95.7-98.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 264 12 4.0 2.1- 7.5 252 96.0 92.5-97.9
$50,000+ 316 9 1.6 0.8- 3.1 307 98.4 96.9-99.2

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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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