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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus 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
-Cabarrus County 350 9 1.7 0.8- 3.4 341 98.3 96.6-99.2
GENDER
Male 128 6 2.1 0.9- 5.1 122 97.9 94.9-99.1
Female 222 3 1.2 0.3- 4.1 219 98.8 95.9-99.7
RACE
White 287 7 1.6 0.7- 3.6 280 98.4 96.4-99.3
Other 57 2 1.8 0.4- 7.9 55 98.2 92.1-99.6
AGE
18-44 112 0 0.0 . - . 112 100 . - .
45+ 235 9 3.8 1.9- 7.6 226 96.2 92.4-98.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 151 5 2.7 1.1- 6.7 146 97.3 93.3-98.9
Some College + 198 4 0.8 0.3- 2.2 194 99.2 97.8-99.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 168 8 3.8 1.8- 8.0 160 96.2 92.0-98.2
$50,000+ 119 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 118 99.7 97.9- 100

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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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