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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Heart Attack and Stroke

Identified all heart attack symptoms correctly: 1,2,3,5,6=Yes.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,530 1,978 14.0 13.0-15.1 10,552 86.0 84.9-87.0
-Alamance County 339 49 14.4 9.2-21.8 290 85.6 78.2-90.8
GENDER
Male 119 18 13.9 6.6-26.8 101 86.1 73.2-93.4
Female 220 31 14.8 8.4-24.8 189 85.2 75.2-91.6
RACE
White 280 45 17.5 10.8-26.9 235 82.5 73.1-89.2
Other 57 4 5.1 1.8-13.5 53 94.9 86.5-98.2
AGE
18-44 77 8 13.1 4.9-30.3 69 86.9 69.7-95.1
45+ 259 41 15.7 11.5-21.2 218 84.3 78.8-88.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 154 17 12.8 5.9-25.7 137 87.2 74.3-94.1
Some College + 185 32 15.6 8.9-25.8 153 84.4 74.2-91.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 28 11.7 7.3-18.3 154 88.3 81.7-92.7
$50,000+ 114 16 20.4 9.7-38.0 98 79.6 62.0-90.3

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*Derived from 6 heart attack questions.

^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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