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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover 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
-New Hanover County 329 22 5.9 3.4-10.2 307 94.1 89.8-96.6
GENDER
Male 116 11 9.3 4.6-18.0 105 90.7 82.0-95.4
Female 213 11 2.7 1.5- 5.1 202 97.3 94.9-98.5
RACE
White 274 19 6.9 3.8-12.2 255 93.1 87.8-96.2
Other 55 3 2.2 0.7- 7.2 52 97.8 92.8-99.3
AGE
18-44 69 0 0.0 . - . 69 100 . - .
45+ 255 21 9.2 5.2-15.7 234 90.8 84.3-94.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 100 12 13.2 6.1-26.4 88 86.8 73.6-93.9
Some College + 229 10 3.0 1.5- 5.9 219 97.0 94.1-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 15 9.9 5.0-18.5 147 90.1 81.5-95.0
$50,000+ 110 4 2.3 0.8- 6.3 106 97.7 93.7-99.2

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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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