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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Heart Attack and Stroke

Do you think feeling weak, lightheaded, or faint are symptoms of a heart attack?

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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 12,546 8,055 65.0 63.5-66.5 2,540 20.4 19.1-21.7 1,951 14.6 13.4-15.9
-Alamance County 339 218 70.7 63.0-77.3 72 18.8 13.5-25.6 49 10.5 7.3-14.9
GENDER
Male 119 78 68.8 55.9-79.4 28 21.6 12.8-34.0 13 9.6 4.8-18.2
Female 220 140 72.1 62.6-79.9 44 16.7 11.0-24.6 36 11.2 7.3-16.7
RACE
White 280 183 72.2 63.5-79.5 58 18.1 12.2-26.1 39 9.7 6.5-14.3
Other 57 33 64.0 47.4-77.9 14 22.2 12.0-37.6 10 13.7 6.2-27.7
AGE
18-44 77 60 79.1 64.5-88.7 11 15.2 7.2-29.4 6 5.7 2.2-14.0
45+ 259 156 63.1 56.1-69.6 60 22.1 16.9-28.2 43 14.9 10.6-20.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 154 88 59.1 47.9-69.5 39 27.0 17.9-38.6 27 13.8 8.8-21.2
Some College + 185 130 79.3 70.3-86.2 33 12.7 7.8-20.0 22 8.0 4.4-14.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 117 71.7 60.9-80.5 40 18.8 12.0-28.1 25 9.5 5.6-15.7
$50,000+ 114 75 72.7 60.9-82.0 23 15.9 9.5-25.4 16 11.4 6.0-20.8

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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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