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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had
a heart attack, also called a myocardial infarction?

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,765 643 4.6 4.0- 5.2 9,122 95.4 94.8-96.0
GENDER
Male 3,691 378 6.2 5.3- 7.2 3,313 93.8 92.8-94.7
Female 6,074 265 3.1 2.5- 3.7 5,809 96.9 96.3-97.5
RACE
White 6,369 435 4.9 4.2- 5.7 5,934 95.1 94.3-95.8
African American 2,652 131 2.9 2.2- 3.7 2,521 97.1 96.3-97.8
Other 468 39 5.2 3.4- 7.8 429 94.8 92.2-96.6
HISPANIC
Yes 155 11 3.1 1.4- 7.0 144 96.9 93.0-98.6
No 9,375 597 4.5 3.9- 5.1 8,778 95.5 94.9-96.1
AGE
18-24 283 0 0.0 . - . 283 100 . - .
25-34 694 5 0.4 0.1- 0.9 689 99.6 99.1-99.9
35-44 1,237 19 1.5 0.7- 3.4 1,218 98.5 96.6-99.3
45-54 1,840 72 4.3 3.2- 5.8 1,768 95.7 94.2-96.8
55-64 2,349 166 7.5 6.0- 9.2 2,183 92.5 90.8-94.0
65+ 3,362 381 12.4 10.7-14.2 2,981 87.6 85.8-89.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,357 179 10.6 8.6-13.1 1,178 89.4 86.9-91.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,045 209 4.7 3.9- 5.8 2,836 95.3 94.2-96.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,467 124 3.8 2.7- 5.3 2,343 96.2 94.7-97.3
College Graduate 2,872 130 2.7 2.1- 3.5 2,742 97.3 96.5-97.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,151 129 9.2 7.1-11.9 1,022 90.8 88.1-92.9
$15,000- $24,999 1,652 125 6.2 4.8- 7.9 1,527 93.8 92.1-95.2
$25,000- $34,999 1,114 70 4.9 3.3- 7.1 1,044 95.1 92.9-96.7
$35,000- $49,999 1,189 72 3.4 2.4- 4.8 1,117 96.6 95.2-97.6
$50,000+ 3,051 129 3.0 2.2- 4.1 2,922 97.0 95.9-97.8
REGION**
Region I 1,260 101 6.7 5.1- 8.9 1,159 93.3 91.1-94.9
Region II 1,239 79 4.0 3.0- 5.4 1,160 96.0 94.6-97.0
Region III 1,312 72 4.9 3.5- 6.8 1,240 95.1 93.2-96.5
Region IV 1,161 101 5.7 4.5- 7.3 1,060 94.3 92.7-95.5
Region V 1,169 84 4.7 3.6- 6.1 1,085 95.3 93.9-96.4
Region VI 1,248 76 4.9 3.6- 6.8 1,172 95.1 93.2-96.4
Region VII 1,189 62 2.3 1.6- 3.5 1,127 97.7 96.5-98.4
Region VIII 1,187 68 3.7 2.6- 5.0 1,119 96.3 95.0-97.4

** 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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