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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

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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
-Gaston County 345 21 5.5 3.1- 9.6 324 94.5 90.4-96.9
GENDER
Male 129 12 6.2 2.8-13.4 117 93.8 86.6-97.2
Female 216 9 4.8 2.1-10.8 207 95.2 89.2-97.9
RACE
White 293 18 5.3 2.8-10.0 275 94.7 90.0-97.2
Other 52 3 6.0 1.6-20.2 49 94.0 79.8-98.4
AGE
18-44 95 2 3.3 0.8-12.4 93 96.7 87.6-99.2
45+ 246 19 7.5 4.2-13.2 227 92.5 86.8-95.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 188 14 6.3 3.2-11.7 174 93.7 88.3-96.8
Some College + 155 7 4.8 1.8-12.6 148 95.2 87.4-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 191 16 7.8 4.1-14.6 175 92.2 85.4-95.9
$50,000+ 85 3 1.8 0.5- 5.7 82 98.2 94.3-99.5

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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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