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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Disease

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had any of the following?
3a. A heart attack, also called a Myocardial Infarction

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6,628 341 4.4 3.8- 5.0 6,287 95.6 95.0-96.2
GENDER
Male 2,537 175 5.0 4.2- 6.0 2,362 95.0 94.0-95.8
Female 4,091 166 3.8 3.1- 4.5 3,925 96.2 95.5-96.9
RACE
White 5,169 279 4.4 3.9- 5.0 4,890 95.6 95.0-96.1
African American 1,237 55 4.3 3.1- 5.8 1,182 95.7 94.2-96.9
Other 169 4 1.9 0.6- 6.1 165 98.1 93.9-99.4
HISPANIC
Yes 116 5 2.9 1.1- 7.3 111 97.1 92.7-98.9
No 6,440 327 4.3 3.7- 4.9 6,113 95.7 95.1-96.3
AGE
18-24 380 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6 379 99.9 99.4- 100
25-34 966 2 0.8 0.1- 4.3 964 99.2 95.7-99.9
35-44 1,166 8 0.9 0.4- 1.8 1,158 99.1 98.2-99.6
45-54 1,364 60 4.4 3.3- 5.7 1,304 95.6 94.3-96.7
55-64 1,232 82 7.4 5.8- 9.4 1,150 92.6 90.6-94.2
65+ 1,469 186 13.5 11.5-15.7 1,283 86.5 84.3-88.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 725 76 9.2 7.0-11.8 649 90.8 88.2-93.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,035 102 4.0 3.2- 5.0 1,933 96.0 95.0-96.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,701 81 3.6 2.8- 4.6 1,620 96.4 95.4-97.2
College Graduate 2,155 81 3.5 2.6- 4.8 2,074 96.5 95.2-97.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 770 93 10.7 8.3-13.7 677 89.3 86.3-91.7
$15,000- $24,999 1,077 66 5.2 3.7- 7.3 1,011 94.8 92.7-96.3
$25,000- $34,999 788 35 3.0 2.1- 4.3 753 97.0 95.7-97.9
$35,000- $49,999 1,042 38 3.2 2.3- 4.6 1,004 96.8 95.4-97.7
$50,000+ 2,111 64 2.6 2.0- 3.4 2,047 97.4 96.6-98.0
Health District**
Appalachia I 404 27 5.4 3.5- 8.0 377 94.6 92.0-96.5
Appalachia II 810 35 3.3 2.3- 4.7 775 96.7 95.3-97.7
Appalachia III 500 34 6.0 3.9- 9.0 466 94.0 91.0-96.1
Catawba 464 25 4.3 2.8- 6.4 439 95.7 93.6-97.2
Edisto Savannah 499 30 5.7 3.6- 9.0 469 94.3 91.0-96.4
Low Country 339 14 3.2 1.8- 5.5 325 96.8 94.5-98.2
Palmetto 1,004 50 4.8 3.5- 6.4 954 95.2 93.6-96.5
Pee Dee 488 30 4.5 3.0- 6.8 458 95.5 93.2-97.0
Trident 836 32 3.0 2.1- 4.4 804 97.0 95.6-97.9
Upper Savannah 317 11 5.3 2.0-13.2 306 94.7 86.8-98.0
Waccamaw 555 31 4.5 3.0- 6.6 524 95.5 93.4-97.0
Wateree 354 19 3.8 2.3- 6.2 335 96.2 93.8-97.7
Region***
Region I 721 38 5.3 3.3- 8.5 683 94.7 91.5-96.7
Region II 1,310 69 4.3 3.3- 5.8 1,241 95.7 94.2-96.7
Region III 1,468 75 4.6 3.6- 5.8 1,393 95.4 94.2-96.4
Region IV 842 49 4.2 3.1- 5.8 793 95.8 94.2-96.9
Region V 499 30 5.7 3.6- 9.0 469 94.3 91.0-96.4
Region VI 555 31 4.5 3.0- 6.6 524 95.5 93.4-97.0
Region VII 836 32 3.0 2.1- 4.4 804 97.0 95.6-97.9
Region VIII 339 14 3.2 1.8- 5.5 325 96.8 94.5-98.2

#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 I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
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

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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