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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 398 42 7.1 5.0- 9.9 356 92.9 90.1-95.0
GENDER
Male 145 20 8.9 5.5-14.2 125 91.1 85.8-94.5
Female 253 22 5.4 3.3- 8.7 231 94.6 91.3-96.7
RACE
White 363 37 6.9 4.8- 9.8 326 93.1 90.2-95.2
Other 32 5 9.4 3.3-23.8 27 90.6 76.2-96.7
AGE
18-44 107 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 106 99.2 94.5-99.9
45+ 290 41 12.9 9.3-17.7 249 87.1 82.3-90.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 121 22 11.3 6.9-17.8 99 88.7 82.2-93.1
Some College + 274 19 5.2 3.1- 8.6 255 94.8 91.4-96.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 25 9.7 6.2-15.0 163 90.3 85.0-93.8
$50,000+ 160 9 4.4 2.2- 8.6 151 95.6 91.4-97.8

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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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