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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 407 52 8.0 5.6-11.2 355 92.0 88.8-94.4
GENDER
Male 167 27 10.5 6.4-16.6 140 89.5 83.4-93.6
Female 240 25 5.6 3.5- 8.8 215 94.4 91.2-96.5
RACE
White 311 45 8.6 6.0-12.3 266 91.4 87.7-94.0
Other 91 7 6.7 2.6-16.2 84 93.3 83.8-97.4
AGE
18-44 154 4 2.6 0.8- 8.0 150 97.4 92.0-99.2
45+ 253 48 16.1 11.7-21.8 205 83.9 78.2-88.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 24 8.3 4.8-14.1 149 91.7 85.9-95.2
Some College + 234 28 7.7 4.9-12.0 206 92.3 88.0-95.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 32 9.4 5.9-14.5 169 90.6 85.5-94.1
$50,000+ 155 14 6.8 3.6-12.7 141 93.2 87.3-96.4

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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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