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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 12,536 11,203 85.4 83.9-86.8 711 8.1 7.1- 9.2 622 6.5 5.5- 7.7
-Catawba County 350 304 83.0 73.8-89.5 24 10.5 5.0-20.8 22 6.5 3.7-11.0
GENDER
Male 131 109 75.4 58.5-87.0 14 17.1 6.9-36.6 8 7.5 3.2-16.7
Female 219 195 89.8 83.5-93.9 10 4.7 2.1-10.2 14 5.5 2.9-10.4
RACE
White 319 283 89.5 83.9-93.2 21 6.7 3.7-11.9 15 3.8 1.9- 7.4
Other 27 19 51.2 24.2-77.6 3 32.2 8.5-70.8 5 16.5 5.4-40.6
AGE
18-44 74 64 73.8 54.2-87.0 6 18.5 6.8-41.1 4 7.8 2.8-19.6
45+ 273 237 89.2 85.0-92.4 18 5.2 3.2- 8.3 18 5.6 3.4- 9.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 170 139 74.3 58.5-85.6 15 15.4 5.8-34.9 16 10.3 5.3-19.1
Some College + 180 165 91.4 84.7-95.4 9 5.8 2.6-12.6 6 2.7 1.1- 6.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 159 75.2 59.0-86.4 15 16.7 6.7-35.9 13 8.1 3.9-16.1
$50,000+ 120 112 92.6 83.7-96.8 5 4.2 1.5-11.3 3 3.2 0.8-12.5

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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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