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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 375 25 4.1 2.6- 6.3 350 95.9 93.7-97.4
GENDER
Male 141 12 4.6 2.4- 8.7 129 95.4 91.3-97.6
Female 234 13 3.6 2.0- 6.7 221 96.4 93.3-98.0
RACE
White 324 21 4.1 2.5- 6.7 303 95.9 93.3-97.5
Other 49 4 3.9 1.3-11.0 45 96.1 89.0-98.7
AGE
18-44 87 2 1.4 0.3- 5.5 85 98.6 94.5-99.7
45+ 282 22 6.5 4.1-10.1 260 93.5 89.9-95.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 177 14 4.2 2.3- 7.6 163 95.8 92.4-97.7
Some College + 197 11 4.0 2.1- 7.6 186 96.0 92.4-97.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 214 19 5.7 3.4- 9.5 195 94.3 90.5-96.6
$50,000+ 99 4 2.8 1.0- 7.5 95 97.2 92.5-99.0

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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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