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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

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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
-Wake County 581 26 2.9 1.9- 4.4 555 97.1 95.6-98.1
GENDER
Male 240 12 3.0 1.6- 5.3 228 97.0 94.7-98.4
Female 341 14 2.8 1.5- 5.1 327 97.2 94.9-98.5
RACE
White 431 23 3.9 2.5- 6.2 408 96.1 93.8-97.5
Other 149 3 0.7 0.2- 2.4 146 99.3 97.6-99.8
AGE
18-44 205 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 204 99.8 98.6- 100
45+ 370 24 5.9 3.8- 9.0 346 94.1 91.0-96.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 138 10 4.0 1.9- 8.1 128 96.0 91.9-98.1
Some College + 442 16 2.4 1.4- 4.1 426 97.6 95.9-98.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 210 14 3.8 2.2- 6.8 196 96.2 93.2-97.8
$50,000+ 310 8 2.1 1.0- 4.4 302 97.9 95.6-99.0

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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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