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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 264 30 7.6 5.0-11.5 234 92.4 88.5-95.0
GENDER
Male 92 6 4.1 1.7- 9.4 86 95.9 90.6-98.3
Female 172 24 11.1 6.9-17.4 148 88.9 82.6-93.1
RACE
White 219 26 9.1 5.9-13.8 193 90.9 86.2-94.1
Other 45 4 4.4 1.3-13.5 41 95.6 86.5-98.7
AGE
18-44 55 3 3.4 1.1-10.5 52 96.6 89.5-98.9
45+ 208 27 11.2 7.3-16.8 181 88.8 83.2-92.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 17 7.6 4.3-13.2 117 92.4 86.8-95.7
Some College + 130 13 7.7 4.1-14.1 117 92.3 85.9-95.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 137 20 11.7 7.1-18.9 117 88.3 81.1-92.9
$50,000+ 79 6 6.1 2.5-14.2 73 93.9 85.8-97.5

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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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