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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 347 14 2.3 1.3- 4.1 333 97.7 95.9-98.7
GENDER
Male 143 8 2.9 1.3- 6.1 135 97.1 93.9-98.7
Female 204 6 1.8 0.7- 4.4 198 98.2 95.6-99.3
RACE
White 313 13 2.3 1.3- 4.1 300 97.7 95.9-98.7
Other 33 1 2.4 0.3-16.8 32 97.6 83.2-99.7
AGE
18-44 94 0 0.0 . - . 94 100 . - .
45+ 251 14 5.2 2.9- 8.9 237 94.8 91.1-97.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 8 2.6 1.2- 5.8 126 97.4 94.2-98.8
Some College + 212 6 2.1 0.9- 4.7 206 97.9 95.3-99.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 7 2.9 1.2- 6.5 131 97.1 93.5-98.8
$50,000+ 152 3 1.4 0.4- 4.7 149 98.6 95.3-99.6

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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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