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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 381 62 15.9 12.0-20.7 319 84.1 79.3-88.0
GENDER
Male 138 13 10.2 5.5-18.2 125 89.8 81.8-94.5
Female 243 49 20.7 15.3-27.3 194 79.3 72.7-84.7
RACE
White 349 58 16.4 12.3-21.5 291 83.6 78.5-87.7
Other 29 4 13.1 4.2-34.1 25 86.9 65.9-95.8
AGE
18-44 101 14 13.0 7.5-21.6 87 87.0 78.4-92.5
45+ 279 48 18.6 13.8-24.5 231 81.4 75.5-86.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 112 10 7.8 3.8-15.2 102 92.2 84.8-96.2
Some College + 266 52 19.8 14.7-26.2 214 80.2 73.8-85.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 25 14.9 9.5-22.7 157 85.1 77.3-90.5
$50,000+ 155 32 20.4 14.2-28.6 123 79.6 71.4-85.8

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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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