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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 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?
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 5,530 254 4.3 3.7- 4.9 5,276 95.7 95.1-96.3
GENDER
Male 2,086 145 5.6 4.6- 6.8 1,941 94.4 93.2-95.4
Female 3,444 109 3.1 2.4- 3.9 3,335 96.9 96.1-97.6
RACE
White 4,352 209 4.5 3.9- 5.3 4,143 95.5 94.7-96.1
African American 989 37 3.7 2.5- 5.6 952 96.3 94.4-97.5
Other 147 7 3.8 1.5- 9.5 140 96.2 90.5-98.5
HISPANIC
Yes 136 6 5.8 2.1-15.0 130 94.2 85.0-97.9
No 5,348 238 4.1 3.5- 4.7 5,110 95.9 95.3-96.5
AGE
18-24 348 0 0.0 . - . 348 100 . - .
25-34 882 3 0.3 0.1- 0.9 879 99.7 99.1-99.9
35-44 1,051 8 0.6 0.3- 1.2 1,043 99.4 98.8-99.7
45-54 1,121 43 5.0 3.5- 7.1 1,078 95.0 92.9-96.5
55-64 936 58 7.1 5.4- 9.3 878 92.9 90.7-94.6
65+ 1,147 142 13.1 10.8-15.8 1,005 86.9 84.2-89.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 658 71 9.5 7.1-12.6 587 90.5 87.4-92.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,650 68 3.6 2.8- 4.8 1,582 96.4 95.2-97.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,452 55 3.5 2.6- 4.6 1,397 96.5 95.4-97.4
College Graduate 1,760 60 3.3 2.4- 4.5 1,700 96.7 95.5-97.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 646 58 7.5 5.4-10.3 588 92.5 89.7-94.6
$15,000- $24,999 923 58 5.5 4.1- 7.3 865 94.5 92.7-95.9
$25,000- $34,999 690 34 4.3 2.8- 6.7 656 95.7 93.3-97.2
$35,000- $49,999 839 27 3.0 1.9- 4.7 812 97.0 95.3-98.1
$50,000+ 1,793 40 2.2 1.6- 3.1 1,753 97.8 96.9-98.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 347 18 5.1 3.0- 8.5 329 94.9 91.5-97.0
Appalachia II 648 31 4.6 3.0- 6.9 617 95.4 93.1-97.0
Appalachia III 442 15 3.0 1.7- 5.4 427 97.0 94.6-98.3
Catawba 361 21 4.9 3.1- 7.6 340 95.1 92.4-96.9
Edisto Savannah 432 16 3.8 2.0- 7.0 416 96.2 93.0-98.0
Low Country 278 15 4.9 2.5- 9.3 263 95.1 90.7-97.5
Palmetto 847 38 4.5 3.0- 6.7 809 95.5 93.3-97.0
Pee Dee 397 15 3.7 2.0- 6.6 382 96.3 93.4-98.0
Trident 698 23 2.2 1.5- 3.4 675 97.8 96.6-98.5
Upper Savannah 280 19 6.7 3.8-11.4 261 93.3 88.6-96.2
Waccamaw 469 23 4.7 3.0- 7.4 446 95.3 92.6-97.0
Wateree 286 19 6.3 3.6-10.7 267 93.7 89.3-96.4

#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

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