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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had angina or coronary heart disease?

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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
-Durham County 415 19 3.5 1.6- 7.6 396 96.5 92.4-98.4
GENDER
Male 163 10 5.1 1.7-14.6 153 94.9 85.4-98.3
Female 252 9 2.1 1.0- 4.2 243 97.9 95.8-99.0
RACE
White 257 12 3.4 1.8- 6.3 245 96.6 93.7-98.2
Other 154 6 3.7 0.9-14.2 148 96.3 85.8-99.1
AGE
18-44 139 1 2.3 0.3-14.5 138 97.7 85.5-99.7
45+ 270 17 5.0 3.0- 8.4 253 95.0 91.6-97.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 109 4 4.6 0.9-20.0 105 95.4 80.0-99.1
Some College + 305 15 2.9 1.7- 5.1 290 97.1 94.9-98.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 165 9 5.0 1.5-15.7 156 95.0 84.3-98.5
$50,000+ 196 8 2.8 1.3- 5.8 188 97.2 94.2-98.7

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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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