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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 389 24 4.1 2.2- 7.5 365 95.9 92.5-97.8
GENDER
Male 122 15 7.1 3.2-14.9 107 92.9 85.1-96.8
Female 267 9 1.7 0.9- 3.4 258 98.3 96.6-99.1
RACE
White 267 17 3.5 2.1- 5.9 250 96.5 94.1-97.9
Other 117 7 5.4 1.6-16.9 110 94.6 83.1-98.4
AGE
18-44 114 1 2.3 0.3-14.6 113 97.7 85.4-99.7
45+ 273 23 5.8 3.8- 8.9 250 94.2 91.1-96.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 142 15 8.0 3.6-16.9 127 92.0 83.1-96.4
Some College + 245 9 1.7 0.8- 3.3 236 98.3 96.7-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 195 15 6.0 2.5-13.7 180 94.0 86.3-97.5
$50,000+ 152 5 1.8 0.7- 4.5 147 98.2 95.5-99.3

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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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