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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 601 61 5.8 4.3- 7.8 540 94.2 92.2-95.7
GENDER
Male 203 25 6.9 4.2-10.9 178 93.1 89.1-95.8
Female 398 36 4.9 3.4- 7.2 362 95.1 92.8-96.6
RACE
White 413 43 5.8 4.1- 8.1 370 94.2 91.9-95.9
Other 184 18 6.0 3.4-10.3 166 94.0 89.7-96.6
AGE
18-44 154 2 0.6 0.1- 2.6 152 99.4 97.4-99.9
45+ 440 58 11.2 8.3-14.9 382 88.8 85.1-91.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 159 26 7.8 4.8-12.5 133 92.2 87.5-95.2
Some College + 439 35 4.9 3.3- 7.3 404 95.1 92.7-96.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 218 27 7.6 4.7-12.2 191 92.4 87.8-95.3
$50,000+ 280 18 4.1 2.4- 6.9 262 95.9 93.1-97.6

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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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