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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 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.#
40 or Less 41-54 55-64 65+
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 304 38 14.0 10.0-19.3 108 37.3 31.2-43.9 91 28.2 23.0-34.1 67 20.4 15.7-26.2
GENDER
Male 159 18 13.7 8.5-21.4 57 39.6 31.4-48.5 58 32.6 25.4-40.7 26 14.1 9.5-20.3
Female 145 20 14.3 8.8-22.4 51 34.5 25.7-44.6 33 22.9 15.8-32.0 41 28.3 20.0-38.3
RACE
White 251 29 12.5 8.6-17.9 84 34.9 28.7-41.6 79 30.8 25.0-37.2 59 21.8 17.0-27.6
African American 49 8 15.7 7.5-29.8 23 47.1 31.4-63.4 11 20.0 10.5-34.7 7 17.3 7.2-35.9

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 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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