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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 406 34 5.5 3.5- 8.4 372 94.5 91.6-96.5
GENDER
Male 167 19 7.5 4.2-13.3 148 92.5 86.7-95.8
Female 239 15 3.5 1.9- 6.4 224 96.5 93.6-98.1
RACE
White 311 31 6.2 4.0- 9.7 280 93.8 90.3-96.0
Other 90 3 3.7 0.9-14.0 87 96.3 86.0-99.1
AGE
18-44 154 4 2.6 0.8- 8.0 150 97.4 92.0-99.2
45+ 252 30 9.8 6.6-14.4 222 90.2 85.6-93.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 17 5.8 2.9-11.1 156 94.2 88.9-97.1
Some College + 233 17 5.3 2.9- 9.3 216 94.7 90.7-97.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 203 23 6.7 3.9-11.2 180 93.3 88.8-96.1
$50,000+ 155 10 5.3 2.4-11.2 145 94.7 88.8-97.6

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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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