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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 3,992 34.2 32.7-35.8 5,186 39.7 38.2-41.2 3,363 26.1 24.7-27.6
-Buncombe County 381 107 30.5 24.9-36.8 162 41.7 35.7-47.9 112 27.8 22.6-33.7
GENDER
Male 138 45 37.1 27.5-47.8 55 39.8 30.4-50.0 38 23.1 16.1-32.1
Female 243 62 25.0 19.1-32.0 107 43.3 35.9-51.1 74 31.7 24.8-39.6
RACE
White 349 94 27.2 21.9-33.3 152 43.7 37.5-50.2 103 29.0 23.5-35.3
Other 29 10 55.7 31.9-77.2 10 25.9 11.5-48.3 9 18.4 7.9-37.3
AGE
18-44 101 31 33.6 23.8-45.1 40 38.4 28.4-49.5 30 28.0 19.2-38.8
45+ 279 75 27.6 22.2-33.8 122 44.7 38.4-51.3 82 27.7 22.4-33.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 112 38 41.2 29.5-54.0 41 36.0 25.6-48.0 33 22.7 14.8-33.2
Some College + 266 68 26.1 20.2-33.0 120 43.4 36.4-50.7 78 30.5 24.1-37.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 53 32.5 24.2-42.1 77 43.5 34.6-52.8 52 24.0 17.3-32.3
$50,000+ 155 39 24.1 17.3-32.4 69 44.1 35.3-53.3 47 31.8 23.9-41.0

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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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