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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 380 13 2.6 1.4- 4.8 367 97.4 95.2-98.6
GENDER
Male 152 8 2.8 1.3- 5.9 144 97.2 94.1-98.7
Female 228 5 2.4 0.9- 6.4 223 97.6 93.6-99.1
RACE
White 310 9 2.2 1.1- 4.4 301 97.8 95.6-98.9
Other 69 4 4.0 1.4-11.0 65 96.0 89.0-98.6
AGE
18-44 90 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 89 99.2 94.7-99.9
45+ 285 12 4.0 2.2- 7.4 273 96.0 92.6-97.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 85 8 7.2 3.4-14.6 77 92.8 85.4-96.6
Some College + 294 5 1.2 0.4- 3.4 289 98.8 96.6-99.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 139 9 5.9 2.9-11.7 130 94.1 88.3-97.1
$50,000+ 196 2 0.6 0.1- 2.9 194 99.4 97.1-99.9

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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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