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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 12,510 8,998 71.9 70.4-73.3 936 7.5 6.8- 8.3 2,576 20.6 19.3-22.0
-Alamance County 339 248 73.2 64.9-80.1 27 8.6 4.7-15.2 64 18.2 12.8-25.3
GENDER
Male 119 87 71.4 57.0-82.4 14 12.8 5.6-26.8 18 15.8 8.2-28.4
Female 220 161 74.5 64.6-82.4 13 5.3 2.6-10.8 46 20.1 13.3-29.3
RACE
White 280 205 72.1 62.1-80.2 24 9.6 4.9-17.9 51 18.4 12.1-26.9
Other 57 41 75.3 59.2-86.6 3 5.8 1.5-20.2 13 18.8 9.5-33.9
AGE
18-44 77 56 71.7 55.4-83.7 8 11.3 4.4-26.1 13 17.1 8.6-31.0
45+ 259 190 74.5 67.5-80.5 19 6.2 3.9- 9.9 50 19.2 13.8-26.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 154 101 60.0 47.7-71.2 16 15.1 7.3-28.8 37 24.9 15.8-36.9
Some College + 185 147 83.0 74.4-89.2 11 3.7 1.9- 7.2 27 13.3 7.9-21.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 137 77.5 67.1-85.3 8 5.1 2.0-12.2 37 17.4 10.9-26.7
$50,000+ 114 88 75.8 61.4-86.1 10 11.3 4.0-28.0 16 12.9 7.0-22.6

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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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