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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 261 27 7.3 4.6-11.4 234 92.7 88.6-95.4
GENDER
Male 100 16 9.3 4.9-17.0 84 90.7 83.0-95.1
Female 161 11 5.4 2.9-10.0 150 94.6 90.0-97.1
RACE
White 244 23 6.1 3.9- 9.5 221 93.9 90.5-96.1
Other 13 4 27.8 6.1-69.4 9 72.2 30.6-93.9
AGE
18-44 50 1 2.7 0.4-16.9 49 97.3 83.1-99.6
45+ 206 26 10.8 7.2-16.0 180 89.2 84.0-92.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 96 17 10.5 6.1-17.4 79 89.5 82.6-93.9
Some College + 165 10 5.2 2.2-11.5 155 94.8 88.5-97.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 137 18 11.3 6.3-19.3 119 88.7 80.7-93.7
$50,000+ 79 3 2.0 0.6- 6.9 76 98.0 93.1-99.4

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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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