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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 704 29 2.1 1.4- 3.1 675 97.9 96.9-98.6
GENDER
Male 253 14 2.3 1.3- 4.2 239 97.7 95.8-98.7
Female 451 15 1.8 1.0- 3.2 436 98.2 96.8-99.0
RACE
White 519 26 2.7 1.8- 4.2 493 97.3 95.8-98.2
Other 175 3 1.0 0.3- 3.1 172 99.0 96.9-99.7
AGE
18-44 234 0 0.0 . - . 234 100 . - .
45+ 462 29 5.0 3.3- 7.5 433 95.0 92.5-96.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 167 14 4.2 2.2- 7.8 153 95.8 92.2-97.8
Some College + 535 15 1.2 0.7- 2.1 520 98.8 97.9-99.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 15 3.1 1.7- 5.5 223 96.9 94.5-98.3
$50,000+ 371 10 1.5 0.7- 3.1 361 98.5 96.9-99.3

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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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