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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 12,541 11,817 93.2 92.0-94.2 387 3.3 2.7- 3.9 337 3.5 2.7- 4.6
-Alamance County 339 321 95.1 89.2-97.8 9 3.2 1.0-10.1 9 1.7 0.8- 3.4
GENDER
Male 119 115 94.7 77.3-99.0 4 5.3 1.0-22.7 0 0.0 . - .
Female 220 206 95.3 91.6-97.5 5 1.7 0.6- 4.6 9 3.0 1.4- 6.1
RACE
White 280 266 94.8 86.8-98.1 7 3.5 0.9-13.3 7 1.7 0.7- 3.8
Other 57 53 95.7 88.3-98.5 2 2.5 0.6-10.1 2 1.8 0.4- 7.2
AGE
18-44 77 75 95.7 77.3-99.3 1 4.0 0.6-23.5 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9
45+ 259 243 94.4 90.6-96.7 8 2.6 1.2- 5.5 8 3.0 1.4- 6.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 154 141 90.7 77.9-96.4 7 6.9 1.9-21.7 6 2.5 1.0- 6.0
Some College + 185 180 98.4 95.9-99.4 2 0.5 0.1- 2.3 3 1.1 0.3- 3.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 175 97.7 94.7-99.0 2 0.7 0.2- 3.1 5 1.6 0.6- 4.4
$50,000+ 114 112 98.9 95.7-99.7 2 1.1 0.3- 4.3 0 0.0 . - .

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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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