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Adults Aged 18 and Older with Coronary Heart Disease* by Race/Ethnicity** and Sex, 2008

Adults Aged 18 and Older with Coronary Heart Disease*, by Race/Ethnicity** and Sex, 2008

*Reported a health professional had ever told them that they had coronary heart disease.

**The sample of American Indian/Alaska Natives, Asians, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders, and persons of multiple races was too small to produce reliable results.

Source II.1: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey

Race/Ethnicity
Percent of Adults
Female Male
Total 3.0 5.4
Non-Hispanic White 3.3 6.7
Non-Hispanic Black 2.8 3.5
Hispanic 2.2 2.0

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