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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 12,498 8,165 62.8 61.3-64.4 1,623 15.1 14.0-16.3 2,710 22.0 20.7-23.5
-Buncombe County 379 244 63.4 57.1-69.3 56 18.0 13.2-24.0 79 18.6 14.5-23.6
GENDER
Male 136 73 52.5 42.2-62.6 33 29.3 20.4-40.2 30 18.2 12.2-26.3
Female 243 171 72.6 65.4-78.7 23 8.5 5.3-13.4 49 18.9 13.8-25.5
RACE
White 348 229 64.6 58.2-70.5 48 17.0 12.3-22.9 71 18.4 14.3-23.5
Other 28 15 59.4 32.5-81.6 8 31.1 11.4-61.3 5 9.5 2.9-26.8
AGE
18-44 100 60 60.1 48.8-70.4 20 23.1 14.6-34.5 20 16.8 10.5-25.9
45+ 278 183 66.4 60.0-72.2 36 13.3 9.5-18.5 59 20.3 15.7-25.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 110 63 51.1 38.9-63.2 18 25.2 14.9-39.4 29 23.7 15.3-34.9
Some College + 266 180 68.4 61.5-74.6 38 15.3 10.6-21.6 48 16.3 12.0-21.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 180 120 65.3 55.9-73.6 28 19.4 12.6-28.7 32 15.3 10.2-22.1
$50,000+ 155 104 68.1 59.5-75.6 20 12.5 8.0-19.2 31 19.3 13.5-27.0

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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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