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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-WHITE MALES

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
-WHITE MALES 4,720 790 10.4 9.5-11.4 3,930 89.6 88.6-90.5
AGE
18-24 122 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2 121 99.5 96.8-99.9
25-34 384 7 1.9 0.7- 5.1 377 98.1 94.9-99.3
35-44 705 19 2.2 1.3- 3.8 686 97.8 96.2-98.7
45-54 938 73 6.6 5.0- 8.6 865 93.4 91.4-95.0
55-64 1,127 217 18.4 15.9-21.2 910 81.6 78.8-84.1
65-74 852 253 28.1 24.8-31.8 599 71.9 68.2-75.2
75+ 572 219 39.5 34.8-44.5 353 60.5 55.5-65.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 557 165 19.5 16.0-23.6 392 80.5 76.4-84.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,348 233 9.9 8.4-11.6 1,115 90.1 88.4-91.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,119 190 10.4 8.6-12.5 929 89.6 87.5-91.4
College Graduate 1,690 202 8.1 6.8- 9.7 1,488 91.9 90.3-93.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 330 92 18.6 14.1-24.2 238 81.4 75.8-85.9
$15,000- 24,999 605 162 18.9 15.5-22.9 443 81.1 77.1-84.5
$25,000- 34,999 474 102 15.1 11.7-19.1 372 84.9 80.9-88.3
$35,000- 49,999 719 120 11.5 9.2-14.2 599 88.5 85.8-90.8
$50,000-74,999 840 106 8.1 6.5-10.2 734 91.9 89.8-93.5
$75,000+ 1,339 128 5.9 4.6- 7.5 1,211 94.1 92.5-95.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,698 489 20.9 18.7-23.3 1,209 79.1 76.7-81.3
No 2,905 287 5.9 5.1- 6.9 2,618 94.1 93.1-94.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,821 461 19.3 17.3-21.5 1,360 80.7 78.5-82.7
Non-Veteran 2,895 329 6.7 5.9- 7.8 2,566 93.3 92.2-94.1

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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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