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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,806 685 3.0 2.7- 3.4 15,121 97.0 96.6-97.3
-Union County 409 15 2.0 1.2- 3.5 394 98.0 96.5-98.8
GENDER
Male 153 8 2.5 1.1- 5.2 145 97.5 94.8-98.9
Female 256 7 1.5 0.7- 3.3 249 98.5 96.7-99.3
RACE
White 343 12 2.1 1.1- 3.9 331 97.9 96.1-98.9
Other 63 3 2.0 0.6- 6.4 60 98.0 93.6-99.4
AGE
18-44 134 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 133 99.5 96.5-99.9
45+ 270 14 3.7 2.1- 6.5 256 96.3 93.5-97.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 144 9 3.3 1.6- 6.8 135 96.7 93.2-98.4
Some College + 264 6 1.2 0.5- 3.0 258 98.8 97.0-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 10 3.5 1.8- 7.0 151 96.5 93.0-98.2
$50,000+ 181 2 0.9 0.2- 3.8 179 99.1 96.2-99.8

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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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