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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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
-Robeson County 393 35 6.1 4.1- 8.9 358 93.9 91.1-95.9
GENDER
Male 136 16 6.2 3.4-11.0 120 93.8 89.0-96.6
Female 257 19 5.9 3.5- 9.8 238 94.1 90.2-96.5
RACE
White 130 12 7.0 3.4-13.8 118 93.0 86.2-96.6
Other 261 23 5.7 3.6- 9.0 238 94.3 91.0-96.4
AGE
18-44 124 0 0.0 . - . 124 100 . - .
45+ 266 35 13.1 9.1-18.4 231 86.9 81.6-90.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 251 29 7.9 5.1-12.1 222 92.1 87.9-94.9
Some College + 142 6 2.3 1.0- 5.4 136 97.7 94.6-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 270 31 8.4 5.6-12.3 239 91.6 87.7-94.4
$50,000+ 61 1 1.5 0.2-10.3 60 98.5 89.7-99.8

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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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