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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 382 22 3.6 2.3- 5.6 360 96.4 94.4-97.7
GENDER
Male 126 8 3.7 1.8- 7.7 118 96.3 92.3-98.2
Female 256 14 3.5 2.0- 6.2 242 96.5 93.8-98.0
RACE
White 302 19 4.3 2.6- 7.0 283 95.7 93.0-97.4
Other 78 2 1.0 0.2- 4.1 76 99.0 95.9-99.8
AGE
18-44 128 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 127 99.7 98.1- 100
45+ 252 21 7.3 4.6-11.4 231 92.7 88.6-95.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 156 11 4.6 2.4- 8.7 145 95.4 91.3-97.6
Some College + 225 11 3.0 1.6- 5.5 214 97.0 94.5-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 200 12 3.5 1.8- 6.5 188 96.5 93.5-98.2
$50,000+ 132 4 2.0 0.7- 5.5 128 98.0 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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