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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Disease

At what age did you have your first heart attack?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Under 50 50-64 65 +
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 175 60 40.9 31.1-51.4 77 40.8 31.5-50.9 38 18.3 12.2-26.4
GENDER
Male 105 38 44.0 31.4-57.4 48 42.6 30.5-55.6 19 13.5 7.3-23.5
Female 70 22 34.2 21.5-49.7 29 37.1 24.4-51.9 19 28.7 17.2-43.8
RACE
White 152 47 35.8 25.6-47.4 73 45.9 35.4-56.8 32 18.3 11.8-27.2
African American 16 8 61.3 28.8-86.1 4 19.6 4.5-55.5 4 19.1 4.2-55.8

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

* This question was asked only of respondents who reported having had a heart attack.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
Palmetto: Fairfield,Lexington,Newberry,Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield,Darlington,Dillon,Florence,Marion,Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley,Charleston,Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville,Edgefield,Greenwood,Laurens,McCormick,Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown,Horry,Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon,Kershaw,Lee,Sumter

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