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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease

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Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had any of the following?
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 3,006 138 4.4 3.6- 5.2 2,868 95.6 94.8-96.4
GENDER
Male 1,192 74 5.3 4.1- 6.7 1,118 94.7 93.3-95.9
Female 1,814 64 3.5 2.7- 4.6 1,750 96.5 95.4-97.3
RACE
White 2,279 108 4.7 3.8- 5.7 2,171 95.3 94.3-96.2
African American 606 20 3.1 1.9- 5.1 586 96.9 94.9-98.1
Other Minorities 92 8 6.3 2.9-13.0 84 93.7 87.0-97.1
HISPANIC
Yes 76 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0 75 99.3 95.0-99.9
No 2,914 134 4.4 3.7- 5.3 2,780 95.6 94.7-96.3
AGE
18-24 257 3 1.2 0.4- 3.6 254 98.8 96.4-99.6
25-34 569 5 1.0 0.4- 2.6 564 99.0 97.4-99.6
35-44 646 10 1.4 0.6- 2.9 636 98.6 97.1-99.4
45-54 602 21 3.5 2.1- 5.7 581 96.5 94.3-97.9
55-64 402 30 7.1 4.9-10.2 372 92.9 89.8-95.1
65+ 484 67 13.5 10.5-17.2 417 86.5 82.8-89.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 391 30 6.4 4.4- 9.3 361 93.6 90.7-95.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 903 40 4.6 3.3- 6.5 863 95.4 93.5-96.7
Some Post-H.S. 849 40 4.5 3.2- 6.3 809 95.5 93.7-96.8
College Graduate 856 26 2.6 1.7- 3.9 830 97.4 96.1-98.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 284 29 10.6 7.1-15.7 255 89.4 84.3-92.9
$15,000- 24,999 494 30 5.1 3.4- 7.4 464 94.9 92.6-96.6
$25,000- 34,999 442 15 2.8 1.5- 4.9 427 97.2 95.1-98.5
$35,000- 49,999 508 19 4.0 2.5- 6.6 489 96.0 93.4-97.5
$50,000+ 850 19 2.3 1.4- 3.7 831 97.7 96.3-98.6
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 194 11 4.7 2.5- 8.6 183 95.3 91.4-97.5
Appalachia II 368 13 2.7 1.5- 4.8 355 97.3 95.2-98.5
Appalachia III 203 8 3.4 1.6- 6.8 195 96.6 93.2-98.4
Catawba 196 6 1.8 0.7- 4.4 190 98.2 95.6-99.3
Edisto 87 3 4.3 1.0-16.4 84 95.7 83.6-99.0
Low Country 140 3 1.9 0.6- 6.1 137 98.1 93.9-99.4
Palmetto 470 18 3.4 2.0- 5.5 452 96.6 94.5-98.0
Pee Dee 207 21 10.2 6.4-15.9 186 89.8 84.1-93.6
Savannah 133 7 5.5 2.5-11.7 126 94.5 88.3-97.5
Trident 379 19 5.5 3.4- 8.8 360 94.5 91.2-96.6
Upper Savannah 169 13 7.8 4.2-13.9 156 92.2 86.1-95.8
Waccamaw 227 9 2.9 1.5- 5.8 218 97.1 94.2-98.5
Wateree 182 6 4.6 1.9-10.5 176 95.4 89.5-98.1

#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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