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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 381 250 58.7 52.1-65.0 90 29.9 24.1-36.5 41 11.4 7.7-16.5
GENDER
Male 138 73 46.6 36.7-56.8 47 43.2 33.2-53.8 18 10.2 6.0-16.7
Female 243 177 68.9 60.6-76.2 43 18.7 13.3-25.6 23 12.3 7.1-20.7
RACE
White 349 233 59.5 52.7-65.9 81 29.6 23.7-36.4 35 10.9 7.1-16.4
Other 29 16 56.0 30.6-78.6 9 36.9 15.8-64.5 4 7.1 2.3-19.9
AGE
18-44 101 52 45.5 34.9-56.5 35 40.3 29.8-51.8 14 14.2 7.7-24.7
45+ 279 197 70.7 64.5-76.1 55 20.5 15.8-26.3 27 8.8 5.9-12.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 112 71 52.9 40.6-64.9 31 40.5 28.7-53.6 10 6.5 3.3-12.6
Some College + 266 178 62.4 54.8-69.5 58 25.5 19.3-32.9 30 12.0 7.7-18.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 116 55.9 46.3-65.1 48 32.3 23.9-42.0 18 11.8 6.6-20.3
$50,000+ 155 106 65.7 56.2-74.1 34 22.8 16.0-31.3 15 11.5 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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