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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 604 31 3.1 2.0- 4.7 573 96.9 95.3-98.0
GENDER
Male 202 12 3.5 1.8- 6.8 190 96.5 93.2-98.2
Female 402 19 2.7 1.6- 4.5 383 97.3 95.5-98.4
RACE
White 414 22 3.0 1.9- 4.8 392 97.0 95.2-98.1
Other 185 9 3.2 1.5- 6.9 176 96.8 93.1-98.5
AGE
18-44 155 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 154 99.6 97.2-99.9
45+ 442 29 5.7 3.7- 8.7 413 94.3 91.3-96.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 160 14 3.7 2.0- 6.8 146 96.3 93.2-98.0
Some College + 441 17 2.8 1.6- 4.9 424 97.2 95.1-98.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 221 18 4.4 2.4- 7.8 203 95.6 92.2-97.6
$50,000+ 280 8 2.2 1.0- 4.8 272 97.8 95.2-99.0

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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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