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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 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
-Durham County 417 17 2.7 1.4- 5.1 400 97.3 94.9-98.6
GENDER
Male 165 9 4.2 1.8- 9.3 156 95.8 90.7-98.2
Female 252 8 1.4 0.6- 2.9 244 98.6 97.1-99.4
RACE
White 259 7 2.3 1.0- 5.6 252 97.7 94.4-99.0
Other 154 9 3.1 1.2- 7.6 145 96.9 92.4-98.8
AGE
18-44 139 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 138 99.5 96.3-99.9
45+ 272 15 5.5 2.8-10.6 257 94.5 89.4-97.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 109 5 2.8 0.8- 9.9 104 97.2 90.1-99.2
Some College + 307 12 2.6 1.3- 5.0 295 97.4 95.0-98.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 165 9 3.4 1.3- 8.7 156 96.6 91.3-98.7
$50,000+ 198 4 1.9 0.7- 5.5 194 98.1 94.5-99.3

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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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