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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus 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 12,534 10,969 86.5 85.3-87.7 757 6.4 5.6- 7.2 808 7.1 6.1- 8.2
-Cabarrus County 325 283 87.6 81.4-91.9 26 8.5 5.0-14.1 16 3.9 1.8- 8.2
GENDER
Male 122 103 84.6 73.3-91.6 12 10.2 4.8-20.6 7 5.2 1.8-14.2
Female 203 180 90.7 84.6-94.5 14 6.8 3.4-12.9 9 2.6 1.2- 5.4
RACE
White 268 237 89.6 83.2-93.7 19 5.7 3.0-10.6 12 4.7 2.0-10.5
Other 51 42 81.9 63.8-92.0 7 17.3 7.3-35.6 2 0.8 0.2- 3.5
AGE
18-44 102 89 85.6 74.6-92.4 8 9.8 4.5-20.0 5 4.6 1.5-13.1
45+ 222 193 90.0 85.0-93.4 18 7.0 4.1-11.6 11 3.0 1.5- 5.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 139 112 79.4 67.6-87.7 16 13.4 7.0-24.1 11 7.3 2.9-16.9
Some College + 185 170 93.9 87.6-97.1 10 4.8 2.0-11.4 5 1.3 0.4- 3.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 155 130 82.4 72.0-89.4 16 13.3 7.1-23.8 9 4.3 1.8- 9.8
$50,000+ 116 108 95.3 87.4-98.3 5 3.9 1.2-12.5 3 0.8 0.2- 2.5

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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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