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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 444 32 4.6 3.1- 6.9 412 95.4 93.1-96.9
GENDER
Male 140 19 6.6 3.8-11.2 121 93.4 88.8-96.2
Female 304 13 3.0 1.7- 5.5 291 97.0 94.5-98.3
RACE
White 285 28 6.1 3.9- 9.4 257 93.9 90.6-96.1
Other 157 4 2.0 0.7- 5.5 153 98.0 94.5-99.3
AGE
18-44 124 0 0.0 . - . 124 100 . - .
45+ 317 31 9.8 6.7-14.1 286 90.2 85.9-93.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 218 21 6.0 3.6- 9.9 197 94.0 90.1-96.4
Some College + 225 11 3.4 1.7- 6.4 214 96.6 93.6-98.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 243 21 5.5 3.3- 9.1 222 94.5 90.9-96.7
$50,000+ 141 7 3.9 1.8- 8.3 134 96.1 91.7-98.2

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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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