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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 12,541 11,817 93.2 92.0-94.2 387 3.3 2.7- 3.9 337 3.5 2.7- 4.6
-Buncombe County 381 364 96.7 93.8-98.3 13 2.9 1.4- 5.9 4 0.4 0.1- 1.1
GENDER
Male 138 131 95.4 88.7-98.2 7 4.6 1.8-11.3 0 0.0 . - .
Female 243 233 97.8 95.6-98.9 6 1.5 0.6- 3.6 4 0.7 0.3- 2.0
RACE
White 349 333 96.6 93.5-98.3 12 2.9 1.3- 6.2 4 0.4 0.2- 1.2
Other 29 28 96.8 79.7-99.6 1 3.2 0.4-20.3 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 101 100 98.1 88.0-99.7 1 1.9 0.3-12.0 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 279 263 95.4 92.2-97.3 12 3.9 2.1- 7.0 4 0.7 0.3- 2.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 112 107 98.1 95.1-99.3 4 1.7 0.6- 4.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4
Some College + 266 254 96.0 91.7-98.1 9 3.5 1.5- 8.0 3 0.5 0.2- 1.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 172 95.2 88.7-98.0 8 4.4 1.7-11.1 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7
$50,000+ 155 151 98.1 94.8-99.3 3 1.6 0.5- 4.8 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4

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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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