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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 277 23 5.8 3.6- 9.2 254 94.2 90.8-96.4
GENDER
Male 112 10 5.9 2.8-12.0 102 94.1 88.0-97.2
Female 165 13 5.6 3.1- 9.8 152 94.4 90.2-96.9
RACE
White 212 15 5.3 3.0- 9.1 197 94.7 90.9-97.0
Other 62 8 7.4 3.1-16.5 54 92.6 83.5-96.9
AGE
18-44 60 0 0.0 . - . 60 100 . - .
45+ 215 23 10.8 6.9-16.6 192 89.2 83.4-93.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 90 11 7.3 3.6-14.3 79 92.7 85.7-96.4
Some College + 186 12 4.9 2.6- 9.3 174 95.1 90.7-97.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 117 15 9.6 5.3-16.8 102 90.4 83.2-94.7
$50,000+ 108 4 3.2 1.0- 9.3 104 96.8 90.7-99.0

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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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