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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease

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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 114 37 30.7 22.1-40.8 51 49.4 39.2-59.6 26 19.9 13.2-29.1
GENDER
Male 65 23 35.1 23.6-48.8 35 56.1 42.7-68.6 7 8.8 3.9-18.4
Female 49 14 23.5 13.2-38.4 16 38.7 23.9-55.8 19 37.8 23.7-54.3
RACE
White 91 27 28.9 19.6-40.3 44 54.3 43.0-65.3 20 16.8 10.4-25.9
African American 14 6 33.6 13.2-62.7 4 34.5 11.9-67.4 4 31.9 11.2-63.5

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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