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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 376 37 8.1 5.7-11.4 339 91.9 88.6-94.3
GENDER
Male 150 22 9.3 5.8-14.6 128 90.7 85.4-94.2
Female 226 15 6.8 3.9-11.7 211 93.2 88.3-96.1
RACE
White 308 30 8.4 5.7-12.3 278 91.6 87.7-94.3
Other 67 7 7.2 3.2-15.4 60 92.8 84.6-96.8
AGE
18-44 90 2 1.6 0.4- 6.1 88 98.4 93.9-99.6
45+ 281 34 12.8 9.0-17.8 247 87.2 82.2-91.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 83 17 16.0 9.3-26.1 66 84.0 73.9-90.7
Some College + 292 20 5.7 3.5- 9.1 272 94.3 90.9-96.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 24 16.2 10.5-24.3 114 83.8 75.7-89.5
$50,000+ 195 8 3.4 1.7- 7.0 187 96.6 93.0-98.3

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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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