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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 442 60 10.7 7.7-14.5 382 89.3 85.5-92.3
GENDER
Male 174 27 11.3 7.0-17.8 147 88.7 82.2-93.0
Female 268 33 10.0 6.6-14.8 235 90.0 85.2-93.4
RACE
White 358 49 10.5 7.7-14.3 309 89.5 85.7-92.3
Other 82 11 11.1 5.2-22.1 71 88.9 77.9-94.8
AGE
18-44 99 2 2.1 0.4-10.9 97 97.9 89.1-99.6
45+ 340 58 17.3 12.8-22.9 282 82.7 77.1-87.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 224 37 10.6 7.1-15.6 187 89.4 84.4-92.9
Some College + 218 23 10.7 6.4-17.4 195 89.3 82.6-93.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 251 40 12.2 8.2-17.9 211 87.8 82.1-91.8
$50,000+ 132 9 6.0 2.6-13.1 123 94.0 86.9-97.4

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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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