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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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 12,551 7,847 55.6 53.9-57.2 2,943 29.0 27.5-30.6 1,761 15.4 14.1-16.8
-Catawba County 350 218 55.7 48.1-63.1 81 32.0 24.6-40.5 51 12.2 8.9-16.5
GENDER
Male 131 72 49.7 37.6-61.9 39 39.6 27.2-53.6 20 10.7 6.5-17.1
Female 219 146 61.1 52.6-69.0 42 25.2 18.2-33.9 31 13.6 9.1-19.9
RACE
White 319 208 63.6 56.6-70.0 69 26.0 20.0-33.1 42 10.4 7.5-14.4
Other 27 8 14.5 5.8-31.7 11 63.4 38.5-82.7 8 22.2 9.3-44.1
AGE
18-44 74 34 38.5 26.2-52.4 31 51.8 37.4-65.9 9 9.8 4.9-18.6
45+ 273 181 67.2 60.7-73.1 50 18.7 14.0-24.6 42 14.1 10.2-19.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 170 86 43.8 33.1-55.2 51 41.9 30.0-54.8 33 14.3 9.3-21.3
Some College + 180 132 67.3 58.2-75.2 30 22.5 15.3-31.7 18 10.2 6.3-16.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 104 45.1 34.6-56.1 52 40.1 28.4-53.0 31 14.8 9.7-21.9
$50,000+ 120 90 69.7 58.9-78.6 22 23.8 15.5-34.7 8 6.5 3.1-13.0

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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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