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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

History of Any Cardiovascular Diseases (heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke)*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,016 1,602 9.0 8.4- 9.6 10,414 91.0 90.4-91.6
-Wake County 702 63 4.5 3.4- 6.0 639 95.5 94.0-96.6
GENDER
Male 253 28 4.6 3.0- 7.0 225 95.4 93.0-97.0
Female 449 35 4.4 3.0- 6.5 414 95.6 93.5-97.0
RACE
White 518 56 6.1 4.5- 8.2 462 93.9 91.8-95.5
Other 174 7 2.0 0.9- 4.4 167 98.0 95.6-99.1
AGE
18-44 234 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 233 99.8 98.5- 100
45+ 460 62 10.6 8.1-13.9 398 89.4 86.1-91.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 166 26 6.7 4.1-10.9 140 93.3 89.1-95.9
Some College + 534 37 3.7 2.5- 5.2 497 96.3 94.8-97.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 237 34 7.1 4.7-10.5 203 92.9 89.5-95.3
$50,000+ 370 21 3.3 2.0- 5.3 349 96.7 94.7-98.0

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*Data for this table were derived from the cardiovascular disease history questions

^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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