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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 425 32 5.6 3.7- 8.4 393 94.4 91.6-96.3
GENDER
Male 171 23 7.8 4.6-12.8 148 92.2 87.2-95.4
Female 254 9 2.8 1.4- 5.6 245 97.2 94.4-98.6
RACE
White 304 22 6.0 3.6- 9.7 282 94.0 90.3-96.4
Other 114 10 5.6 2.7-11.2 104 94.4 88.8-97.3
AGE
18-44 96 0 0.0 . - . 96 100 . - .
45+ 323 32 10.0 6.7-14.6 291 90.0 85.4-93.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 155 19 8.8 5.0-15.1 136 91.2 84.9-95.0
Some College + 269 13 3.6 1.8- 7.0 256 96.4 93.0-98.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 205 22 9.8 6.0-15.7 183 90.2 84.3-94.0
$50,000+ 166 6 2.3 0.9- 5.4 160 97.7 94.6-99.1

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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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