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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 366 22 4.4 2.8- 6.9 344 95.6 93.1-97.2
GENDER
Male 137 12 6.1 3.2-11.0 125 93.9 89.0-96.8
Female 229 10 3.0 1.5- 5.8 219 97.0 94.2-98.5
RACE
White 333 22 5.3 3.4- 8.2 311 94.7 91.8-96.6
Other 29 0 0.0 . - . 29 100 . - .
AGE
18-44 77 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5 76 99.4 95.5-99.9
45+ 286 21 7.0 4.5-11.0 265 93.0 89.0-95.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 181 11 3.5 1.8- 6.7 170 96.5 93.3-98.2
Some College + 184 11 5.4 2.9- 9.8 173 94.6 90.2-97.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 195 13 5.3 2.9- 9.5 182 94.7 90.5-97.1
$50,000+ 123 4 2.7 1.0- 7.1 119 97.3 92.9-99.0

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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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