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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,806 685 3.0 2.7- 3.4 15,121 97.0 96.6-97.3
-New Hanover County 371 10 1.7 0.9- 3.4 361 98.3 96.6-99.1
GENDER
Male 146 4 1.7 0.6- 4.8 142 98.3 95.2-99.4
Female 225 6 1.7 0.7- 4.2 219 98.3 95.8-99.3
RACE
White 319 9 1.8 0.9- 3.6 310 98.2 96.4-99.1
Other 49 1 1.6 0.2-10.8 48 98.4 89.2-99.8
AGE
18-44 82 0 0.0 . - . 82 100 . - .
45+ 287 10 2.9 1.5- 5.7 277 97.1 94.3-98.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 4 2.4 0.8- 6.8 100 97.6 93.2-99.2
Some College + 266 6 1.5 0.6- 3.6 260 98.5 96.4-99.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 6 1.8 0.7- 4.5 156 98.2 95.5-99.3
$50,000+ 161 2 1.1 0.3- 4.4 159 98.9 95.6-99.7

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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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