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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 12,502 4,353 35.5 34.0-37.0 4,688 39.0 37.4-40.5 3,461 25.5 24.2-26.9
-Buncombe County 379 125 35.0 29.0-41.4 156 42.7 36.6-48.9 98 22.4 17.8-27.7
GENDER
Male 136 47 37.0 27.4-47.7 51 40.0 30.5-50.3 38 23.0 16.1-31.7
Female 243 78 33.3 26.2-41.1 105 44.9 37.4-52.6 60 21.8 16.1-28.9
RACE
White 348 113 32.5 26.7-38.9 146 44.7 38.4-51.2 89 22.8 18.0-28.5
Other 28 10 55.2 30.7-77.4 10 26.7 12.0-49.1 8 18.1 6.9-40.0
AGE
18-44 100 35 38.4 28.1-50.0 45 42.7 32.3-53.8 20 18.9 11.7-29.0
45+ 278 90 31.9 26.1-38.3 111 42.7 36.4-49.3 77 25.4 20.4-31.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 110 49 50.4 38.3-62.5 35 32.8 22.5-45.0 26 16.8 10.5-25.8
Some College + 266 75 28.7 22.5-35.9 121 47.9 40.8-55.0 70 23.4 18.1-29.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 180 67 37.3 28.6-46.9 66 41.6 32.6-51.1 47 21.2 15.2-28.7
$50,000+ 155 41 29.6 21.9-38.7 77 48.5 39.5-57.5 37 21.9 15.1-30.6

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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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