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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 446 22 3.7 2.2- 6.2 424 96.3 93.8-97.8
GENDER
Male 140 8 4.1 1.7- 9.5 132 95.9 90.5-98.3
Female 306 14 3.4 1.9- 6.2 292 96.6 93.8-98.1
RACE
White 284 11 2.2 1.1- 4.2 273 97.8 95.8-98.9
Other 160 11 6.6 3.2-13.2 149 93.4 86.8-96.8
AGE
18-44 124 3 1.4 0.4- 4.5 121 98.6 95.5-99.6
45+ 318 19 6.5 3.7-11.2 299 93.5 88.8-96.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 218 14 5.4 2.8-10.4 204 94.6 89.6-97.2
Some College + 227 8 2.1 0.9- 4.6 219 97.9 95.4-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 246 13 5.0 2.6- 9.7 233 95.0 90.3-97.4
$50,000+ 140 2 0.7 0.2- 3.3 138 99.3 96.7-99.8

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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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