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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 13,245 572 2.7 2.4- 3.1 12,673 97.3 96.9-97.6
-Buncombe County 398 13 2.0 1.1- 3.6 385 98.0 96.4-98.9
GENDER
Male 145 5 2.0 0.8- 5.2 140 98.0 94.8-99.2
Female 253 8 1.9 0.9- 4.0 245 98.1 96.0-99.1
RACE
White 363 10 1.7 0.9- 3.3 353 98.3 96.7-99.1
Other 32 3 4.7 1.3-16.1 29 95.3 83.9-98.7
AGE
18-44 107 0 0.0 . - . 107 100 . - .
45+ 290 13 3.8 2.1- 6.8 277 96.2 93.2-97.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 121 8 3.5 1.6- 7.5 113 96.5 92.5-98.4
Some College + 274 5 1.3 0.5- 3.4 269 98.7 96.6-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 6 2.0 0.8- 4.7 182 98.0 95.3-99.2
$50,000+ 160 3 1.4 0.4- 4.7 157 98.6 95.3-99.6

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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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