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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 12,541 11,817 93.2 92.0-94.2 387 3.3 2.7- 3.9 337 3.5 2.7- 4.6
-Catawba County 350 330 95.4 92.0-97.5 7 1.8 0.6- 5.2 13 2.7 1.4- 5.2
GENDER
Male 131 124 97.5 94.2-98.9 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3 4 1.8 0.6- 5.2
Female 219 206 93.6 87.4-96.9 4 2.8 0.8- 9.6 9 3.6 1.6- 7.9
RACE
White 319 302 96.7 94.3-98.1 6 1.1 0.4- 2.9 11 2.2 1.1- 4.3
Other 27 24 88.2 65.2-96.7 1 5.8 0.8-32.9 2 6.0 1.3-23.2
AGE
18-44 74 72 96.4 86.2-99.1 1 2.2 0.3-14.1 1 1.4 0.2- 9.3
45+ 273 255 94.7 91.1-96.9 6 1.6 0.6- 4.0 12 3.7 1.9- 7.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 170 155 94.2 89.2-96.9 4 0.9 0.3- 2.5 11 4.9 2.3- 9.9
Some College + 180 175 96.7 90.0-98.9 3 2.7 0.7-10.1 2 0.6 0.1- 2.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 173 93.1 86.3-96.7 6 3.5 1.1-10.5 8 3.3 1.4- 7.9
$50,000+ 120 118 99.2 96.5-99.8 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 1 0.6 0.1- 3.8

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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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