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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,123 757 4.4 3.7- 5.2 12,366 95.6 94.8-96.3
-Buncombe County 395 23 4.3 2.7- 6.7 372 95.7 93.3-97.3
GENDER
Male 144 11 5.2 2.7- 9.8 133 94.8 90.2-97.3
Female 251 12 3.4 1.8- 6.5 239 96.6 93.5-98.2
RACE
White 360 22 4.4 2.7- 7.1 338 95.6 92.9-97.3
Other 32 1 3.1 0.4-19.6 31 96.9 80.4-99.6
AGE
18-44 107 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 106 99.2 94.5-99.9
45+ 287 22 7.5 4.7-11.8 265 92.5 88.2-95.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 118 9 5.0 2.4-10.2 109 95.0 89.8-97.6
Some College + 275 14 4.0 2.2- 7.2 261 96.0 92.8-97.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 15 6.1 3.4-10.8 172 93.9 89.2-96.6
$50,000+ 160 6 3.2 1.4- 7.2 154 96.8 92.8-98.6

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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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