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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence-WHITES

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
-WHITES 9,412 648 4.9 4.4- 5.4 8,764 95.1 94.6-95.6
GENDER
Male 3,587 352 6.5 5.6- 7.6 3,235 93.5 92.4-94.4
Female 5,825 296 3.4 2.9- 3.9 5,529 96.6 96.1-97.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 175 6 2.5 0.7- 8.9 169 97.5 91.1-99.3
Non-Hispanic 9,232 642 4.9 4.4- 5.5 8,590 95.1 94.5-95.6
AGE
18-24 230 0 0.0 . - . 230 100 . - .
25-34 636 2 0.7 0.1- 3.7 634 99.3 96.3-99.9
35-44 1,266 15 1.0 0.6- 1.7 1,251 99.0 98.3-99.4
45-54 1,721 66 3.7 2.7- 5.2 1,655 96.3 94.8-97.3
55-64 2,119 134 7.6 6.0- 9.5 1,985 92.4 90.5-94.0
65+ 3,366 426 13.6 12.0-15.3 2,940 86.4 84.7-88.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,028 172 11.5 9.3-14.1 856 88.5 85.9-90.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,656 199 5.7 4.6- 7.0 2,457 94.3 93.0-95.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,375 152 4.7 3.7- 5.9 2,223 95.3 94.1-96.3
College Graduate 3,340 124 2.6 2.0- 3.3 3,216 97.4 96.7-98.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 847 120 10.8 8.5-13.6 727 89.2 86.4-91.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,346 154 10.3 8.2-12.8 1,192 89.7 87.2-91.8
$25,000- 34,999 968 69 5.9 4.2- 8.3 899 94.1 91.7-95.8
$35,000-49,999 1,192 69 4.2 3.0- 5.9 1,123 95.8 94.1-97.0
$50,000- 74,999 1,325 63 3.3 2.4- 4.5 1,262 96.7 95.5-97.6
$75,000+ 2,231 67 2.2 1.5- 3.2 2,164 97.8 96.8-98.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,459 418 10.5 9.1-12.0 3,041 89.5 88.0-90.9
No 5,609 209 2.3 1.9- 2.9 5,400 97.7 97.1-98.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,360 189 11.6 9.4-14.2 1,171 88.4 85.8-90.6
Non-Veteran 8,050 459 3.8 3.4- 4.4 7,591 96.2 95.6-96.6

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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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