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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-MALES

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
-MALES 4,465 417 5.6 4.9- 6.5 4,048 94.4 93.5-95.1
RACE
White 3,587 352 6.5 5.6- 7.6 3,235 93.5 92.4-94.4
African American 551 40 4.7 3.1- 7.0 511 95.3 93.0-96.9
Other Minorities 299 22 1.8 1.0- 3.3 277 98.2 96.7-99.0
AGE
18-24 160 0 0.0 . - . 160 100 . - .
25-34 352 2 0.9 0.2- 4.6 350 99.1 95.4-99.8
35-44 643 13 1.5 0.8- 2.8 630 98.5 97.2-99.2
45-54 890 39 4.0 2.6- 6.1 851 96.0 93.9-97.4
55-64 1,060 110 11.6 9.1-14.8 950 88.4 85.2-90.9
65+ 1,330 251 18.1 15.5-21.1 1,079 81.9 78.9-84.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 585 97 7.9 5.9-10.4 488 92.1 89.6-94.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,250 144 6.6 5.1- 8.4 1,106 93.4 91.6-94.9
Some Post-H.S. 988 81 5.6 4.1- 7.6 907 94.4 92.4-95.9
College Graduate 1,636 95 3.8 2.9- 5.0 1,541 96.2 95.0-97.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 397 64 8.9 6.4-12.4 333 91.1 87.6-93.6
$15,000- 24,999 656 101 10.2 7.6-13.5 555 89.8 86.5-92.4
$25,000- 34,999 481 51 8.3 5.6-12.0 430 91.7 88.0-94.4
$35,000- 49,999 570 50 5.4 3.6- 8.1 520 94.6 91.9-96.4
$50,000- 74,999 645 46 4.4 3.1- 6.3 599 95.6 93.7-96.9
$75,000+ 1,195 52 3.0 1.9- 4.6 1,143 97.0 95.4-98.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,586 269 12.8 10.8-15.1 1,317 87.2 84.9-89.2
No 2,661 134 2.5 1.9- 3.3 2,527 97.5 96.7-98.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,497 197 10.2 8.3-12.5 1,300 89.8 87.5-91.7
Non-Veteran 2,964 220 4.2 3.5- 5.1 2,744 95.8 94.9-96.5

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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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