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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 388 54 9.5 6.6-13.5 334 90.5 86.5-93.4
GENDER
Male 122 22 11.0 6.1-19.1 100 89.0 80.9-93.9
Female 266 32 8.3 5.6-12.3 234 91.7 87.7-94.4
RACE
White 266 36 9.1 6.2-13.0 230 90.9 87.0-93.8
Other 117 17 10.5 5.0-20.6 100 89.5 79.4-95.0
AGE
18-44 114 2 2.5 0.4-13.8 112 97.5 86.2-99.6
45+ 272 52 16.2 12.0-21.6 220 83.8 78.4-88.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 37 19.1 12.1-28.8 106 80.9 71.2-87.9
Some College + 243 17 3.5 2.1- 5.8 226 96.5 94.2-97.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 35 14.8 9.3-22.7 159 85.2 77.3-90.7
$50,000+ 151 9 3.5 1.8- 6.8 142 96.5 93.2-98.2

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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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