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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Heart Attack and Stroke

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,551 7,847 55.6 53.9-57.2 2,943 29.0 27.5-30.6 1,761 15.4 14.1-16.8
-Alamance County 339 206 48.4 39.4-57.4 85 40.3 30.7-50.6 48 11.4 7.9-16.1
GENDER
Male 119 63 39.6 27.9-52.6 43 52.2 38.9-65.2 13 8.2 4.1-15.9
Female 220 143 55.1 41.9-67.7 42 31.1 18.3-47.6 35 13.8 8.9-20.7
RACE
White 280 180 54.0 42.6-65.0 63 36.6 25.3-49.7 37 9.4 6.3-13.7
Other 57 24 27.1 16.5-41.2 22 54.3 37.8-70.0 11 18.5 9.2-33.9
AGE
18-44 77 30 29.7 17.6-45.6 36 60.7 44.1-75.1 11 9.6 4.6-19.1
45+ 259 175 65.3 58.1-71.9 47 21.7 15.9-28.8 37 13.0 9.2-18.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 154 84 48.4 37.6-59.4 44 38.2 27.8-49.8 26 13.4 8.3-20.9
Some College + 185 122 48.3 35.2-61.7 41 41.8 27.7-57.4 22 9.9 5.7-16.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 108 43.5 31.6-56.3 46 42.8 28.6-58.2 28 13.7 8.4-21.6
$50,000+ 114 77 59.8 44.7-73.2 24 31.0 18.3-47.5 13 9.2 4.5-17.9

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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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