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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had angina or coronary heart disease?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,672 948 4.1 3.7- 4.5 14,724 95.9 95.5-96.3
-Rowan County 446 27 4.7 2.9- 7.3 419 95.3 92.7-97.1
GENDER
Male 176 15 5.5 2.9-10.0 161 94.5 90.0-97.1
Female 270 12 3.8 1.9- 7.5 258 96.2 92.5-98.1
RACE
White 362 23 5.2 3.3- 8.2 339 94.8 91.8-96.7
Other 82 4 3.5 1.0-11.5 78 96.5 88.5-99.0
AGE
18-44 99 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 98 99.7 97.7- 100
45+ 344 26 8.0 5.1-12.5 318 92.0 87.5-94.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 227 15 3.9 2.2- 6.7 212 96.1 93.3-97.8
Some College + 219 12 5.7 2.8-11.1 207 94.3 88.9-97.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 254 17 4.7 2.6- 8.2 237 95.3 91.8-97.4
$50,000+ 132 5 4.3 1.5-12.0 127 95.7 88.0-98.5

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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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