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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 416 41 7.3 4.6-11.6 375 92.7 88.4-95.4
GENDER
Male 164 19 10.5 5.4-19.4 145 89.5 80.6-94.6
Female 252 22 4.6 2.8- 7.4 230 95.4 92.6-97.2
RACE
White 258 24 6.9 4.3-10.8 234 93.1 89.2-95.7
Other 154 16 8.2 3.8-16.9 138 91.8 83.1-96.2
AGE
18-44 139 4 3.5 0.9-12.5 135 96.5 87.5-99.1
45+ 271 36 12.7 8.4-18.6 235 87.3 81.4-91.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 109 16 11.3 5.0-23.3 93 88.7 76.7-95.0
Some College + 306 25 5.2 3.3- 8.1 281 94.8 91.9-96.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 165 20 9.3 4.3-18.8 145 90.7 81.2-95.7
$50,000+ 197 12 4.7 2.5- 8.6 185 95.3 91.4-97.5

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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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