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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance 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 12,078 800 4.5 4.1- 5.0 11,278 95.5 95.0-95.9
-Alamance County 308 24 4.8 2.9- 7.8 284 95.2 92.2-97.1
GENDER
Male 118 13 7.1 3.7-13.3 105 92.9 86.7-96.3
Female 190 11 2.6 1.4- 4.9 179 97.4 95.1-98.6
RACE
White 244 20 5.8 3.3- 9.9 224 94.2 90.1-96.7
Other 59 4 2.7 0.9- 7.6 55 97.3 92.4-99.1
AGE
18-44 75 0 0.0 . - . 75 100 . - .
45+ 227 24 10.0 6.2-15.7 203 90.0 84.3-93.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 145 13 4.1 2.2- 7.4 132 95.9 92.6-97.8
Some College + 162 11 5.5 2.6-11.0 151 94.5 89.0-97.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 164 17 6.4 3.5-11.4 147 93.6 88.6-96.5
$50,000+ 90 3 2.5 0.7- 9.0 87 97.5 91.0-99.3

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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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