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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-FEMALES

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
-FEMALES 7,613 383 3.5 3.1- 4.1 7,230 96.5 95.9-96.9
RACE
White 5,825 296 3.4 2.9- 3.9 5,529 96.6 96.1-97.1
African American 1,322 69 4.4 3.1- 6.2 1,253 95.6 93.8-96.9
Other Minorities 422 17 3.1 1.5- 6.6 405 96.9 93.4-98.5
AGE
18-24 192 0 0.0 . - . 192 100 . - .
25-34 622 0 0.0 . - . 622 100 . - .
35-44 1,068 10 1.4 0.6- 3.1 1,058 98.6 96.9-99.4
45-54 1,395 52 4.3 2.9- 6.2 1,343 95.7 93.8-97.1
55-64 1,620 75 4.9 3.6- 6.5 1,545 95.1 93.5-96.4
65+ 2,621 243 9.2 7.8-10.7 2,378 90.8 89.3-92.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 939 119 8.7 6.8-11.1 820 91.3 88.9-93.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,230 119 4.0 3.1- 5.3 2,111 96.0 94.7-96.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,032 99 3.5 2.6- 4.7 1,933 96.5 95.3-97.4
College Graduate 2,398 44 1.2 0.8- 1.8 2,354 98.8 98.2-99.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 922 103 8.9 6.9-11.4 819 91.1 88.6-93.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,237 95 6.7 4.8- 9.3 1,142 93.3 90.7-95.2
$25,000- 34,999 811 36 2.7 1.8- 4.1 775 97.3 95.9-98.2
$35,000- 49,999 934 32 2.7 1.7- 4.4 902 97.3 95.6-98.3
$50,000- 74,999 948 26 2.0 1.2- 3.2 922 98.0 96.8-98.8
$75,000+ 1,337 17 0.7 0.4- 1.2 1,320 99.3 98.8-99.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,931 265 7.9 6.6- 9.4 2,666 92.1 90.6-93.4
No 4,396 108 1.5 1.1- 1.9 4,288 98.5 98.1-98.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 175 13 3.0 1.4- 6.3 162 97.0 93.7-98.6
Non-Veteran 7,437 370 3.6 3.1- 4.1 7,067 96.4 95.9-96.9

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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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