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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 380 37 5.9 4.1- 8.5 343 94.1 91.5-95.9
GENDER
Male 143 12 5.5 3.0-10.0 131 94.5 90.0-97.0
Female 237 25 6.3 4.1- 9.7 212 93.7 90.3-95.9
RACE
White 289 31 7.4 5.0-10.9 258 92.6 89.1-95.0
Other 87 6 3.1 1.3- 7.3 81 96.9 92.7-98.7
AGE
18-44 98 0 0.0 . - . 98 100 . - .
45+ 279 37 11.3 8.0-15.7 242 88.7 84.3-92.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 111 15 8.1 4.4-14.4 96 91.9 85.6-95.6
Some College + 269 22 5.0 3.2- 7.9 247 95.0 92.1-96.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 140 19 9.0 5.4-14.9 121 91.0 85.1-94.6
$50,000+ 182 9 3.1 1.5- 6.2 173 96.9 93.8-98.5

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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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