Table 3

Prevalence comparison with national data from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Current sample Florida Nationwidea
Cardiovascular disease
Heart Attack 3.8 (3.0–4.7) 5.4 (4.9–5.8)b 4.2b
Stroke 3.9 (2.8–4.9) 3.5 (3.1–3.9)b 2.7b
Diabetes 14.3 (12.7–15.7) 10.4 (9.8–11.1)b 8.7b
Arthritis 27.8 (26.5–28.8) 27.0 (25.6–28.3)c 26.0c

aMedian percentage of all 50 states and District of Columbia.

bData from 2010.

cData from 2009.

All prevalence values are percentages (%) age-adjusted to the 2000 US population; 95% confidence intervals are shown in parentheses.

Logan et al.

Logan et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:906   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-906

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