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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance 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 13,142 1,589 8.7 7.9- 9.6 11,553 91.3 90.4-92.1
-Alamance County 351 54 8.8 6.4-12.1 297 91.2 87.9-93.6
GENDER
Male 124 30 13.1 8.5-19.8 94 86.9 80.2-91.5
Female 227 24 5.5 3.4- 8.7 203 94.5 91.3-96.6
RACE
White 287 48 9.8 6.9-13.8 239 90.2 86.2-93.1
Other 62 6 6.1 2.5-14.2 56 93.9 85.8-97.5
AGE
18-44 84 0 0.0 . - . 84 100 . - .
45+ 263 53 17.0 12.8-22.3 210 83.0 77.7-87.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 162 30 11.7 7.7-17.3 132 88.3 82.7-92.3
Some College + 189 24 6.6 4.1-10.7 165 93.4 89.3-95.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 190 32 9.9 6.3-15.1 158 90.1 84.9-93.7
$50,000+ 115 13 7.2 3.9-12.8 102 92.8 87.2-96.1

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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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