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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Hypertension Awareness

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,380 4,684 81.6 79.4-83.6 696 18.4 16.4-20.6
-Alamance County 146 130 83.4 73.4-90.2 16 16.6 9.8-26.6
GENDER
Male 54 45 75.8 57.7-87.8 9 24.2 12.2-42.3
Female 92 85 89.7 79.0-95.2 7 10.3 4.8-21.0
RACE
White 120 106 80.4 68.3-88.7 14 19.6 11.3-31.7
Other 26 24 93.1 75.5-98.4 2 6.9 1.6-24.5
AGE
18-44 13 5 33.6 13.1-62.9 8 66.4 37.1-86.9
45+ 131 123 92.6 85.7-96.4 8 7.4 3.6-14.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 74 65 79.7 63.7-89.8 9 20.3 10.2-36.3
Some College + 72 65 88.0 76.4-94.3 7 12.0 5.7-23.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 92 84 87.4 75.7-93.9 8 12.6 6.1-24.3
$50,000+ 38 33 82.5 62.9-92.9 5 17.5 7.1-37.1

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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