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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 273 49 11.8 8.5-16.1 224 88.2 83.9-91.5
GENDER
Male 110 23 11.6 7.1-18.5 87 88.4 81.5-92.9
Female 163 26 12.0 7.7-18.0 137 88.0 82.0-92.3
RACE
White 208 38 12.6 8.7-17.9 170 87.4 82.1-91.3
Other 62 11 10.8 5.3-20.6 51 89.2 79.4-94.7
AGE
18-44 60 0 0.0 . - . 60 100 . - .
45+ 211 49 22.1 16.6-29.0 162 77.9 71.0-83.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 88 18 11.2 6.4-18.9 70 88.8 81.1-93.6
Some College + 184 31 12.2 8.1-17.9 153 87.8 82.1-91.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 114 25 16.4 10.3-25.1 89 83.6 74.9-89.7
$50,000+ 107 13 8.5 4.6-15.1 94 91.5 84.9-95.4

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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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