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Adults Aged 18 and Older with Heart Disease,* by Race/Ethnicity and Sex, 2007

Adults Aged 18 and Older with Heart Disease, by Race/Ethnicity and Sex, 2007
Race/Ethnicity Percent of Adults

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

**Includes Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders, American Indian/Alaska Natives, persons of other races, persons of more than one race, and persons of unspecified race.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey, 2007. Analysis conducted by the Maternal and Child Health Information Resource Center.

Female Male
Total 10.7 11.9
Non-Hispanic White 11.8 14.0
Non-Hispanic Black 9.8 7.9
Hispanic 6.9 6.3
Non-Hispanic Asian 5.1 6.2
Non-Hispanic Other Races** 14.1 13.2

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