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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had a heart attack,
also called a myocardial infarction?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,219 795 4.4 3.9- 5.0 12,424 95.6 95.0-96.1
-Alamance County 353 22 3.6 2.3- 5.8 331 96.4 94.2-97.7
GENDER
Male 125 15 6.0 3.3-10.5 110 94.0 89.5-96.7
Female 228 7 1.8 0.8- 4.1 221 98.2 95.9-99.2
RACE
White 289 21 4.5 2.7- 7.3 268 95.5 92.7-97.3
Other 62 1 1.0 0.1- 7.0 61 99.0 93.0-99.9
AGE
18-44 84 0 0.0 . - . 84 100 . - .
45+ 265 22 7.0 4.5-10.9 243 93.0 89.1-95.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 163 12 4.6 2.4- 8.5 151 95.4 91.5-97.6
Some College + 190 10 2.9 1.4- 5.7 180 97.1 94.3-98.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 191 13 3.7 2.0- 6.8 178 96.3 93.2-98.0
$50,000+ 116 7 4.2 1.9- 9.1 109 95.8 90.9-98.1

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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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