Adults aged 18 and older with heart disease* (rate per 1,000), by age and sex, 2003 (vertical bar chart): 18-44 years: female, 43.9; male, 31.6. 45-64 years: female, 116.4; male, 137.3. 65-74 years: female, 225.9; male, 329.1. 75 years and older: female, 321.8; male, 420.3.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey, 2003. Analysis conducted by the Maternal and Child Health Information Resource Center.

*Reported a health professional has ever told them they have a heart condition or disease.