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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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 12,016 1,602 9.0 8.4- 9.6 10,414 91.0 90.4-91.6
-Buncombe County 259 47 12.8 9.1-17.7 212 87.2 82.3-90.9
GENDER
Male 99 23 14.2 8.5-22.9 76 85.8 77.1-91.5
Female 160 24 11.5 7.5-17.4 136 88.5 82.6-92.5
RACE
White 242 42 12.0 8.6-16.6 200 88.0 83.4-91.4
Other 13 5 30.2 7.1-71.1 8 69.8 28.9-92.9
AGE
18-44 49 1 2.8 0.4-17.5 48 97.2 82.5-99.6
45+ 205 45 19.8 14.6-26.4 160 80.2 73.6-85.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 95 24 15.2 9.5-23.4 71 84.8 76.6-90.5
Some College + 164 23 11.3 6.8-18.1 141 88.7 81.9-93.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 136 33 19.5 13.0-28.2 103 80.5 71.8-87.0
$50,000+ 78 6 5.6 2.2-13.5 72 94.4 86.5-97.8

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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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