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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 12,546 8,055 65.0 63.5-66.5 2,540 20.4 19.1-21.7 1,951 14.6 13.4-15.9
-Catawba County 350 200 55.8 48.2-63.0 76 24.5 17.7-32.8 74 19.8 14.9-25.8
GENDER
Male 131 71 51.9 39.6-64.1 37 32.7 20.7-47.5 23 15.4 9.2-24.5
Female 219 129 59.2 50.9-67.0 39 17.1 12.0-23.8 51 23.7 17.1-31.9
RACE
White 319 187 61.5 54.8-67.9 72 22.7 17.6-28.9 60 15.7 11.4-21.2
Other 27 11 25.8 11.3-48.7 4 35.6 11.0-71.3 12 38.6 17.5-65.0
AGE
18-44 74 44 51.1 36.4-65.6 16 28.1 14.8-46.8 14 20.8 11.8-33.9
45+ 273 153 58.5 51.7-64.9 60 22.2 17.2-28.2 60 19.3 14.6-25.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 170 83 43.6 33.0-54.8 42 29.5 18.2-44.1 45 26.9 18.4-37.6
Some College + 180 117 67.6 59.3-74.9 34 19.6 13.6-27.3 29 12.8 8.5-19.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 91 41.2 31.5-51.8 47 32.3 20.8-46.4 49 26.5 18.2-36.9
$50,000+ 120 85 71.8 62.0-79.9 20 17.4 11.0-26.5 15 10.7 6.1-18.2

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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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