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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 12,534 10,969 86.5 85.3-87.7 757 6.4 5.6- 7.2 808 7.1 6.1- 8.2
-Catawba County 350 289 84.7 79.5-88.8 20 5.4 3.1- 9.3 41 9.9 6.7-14.2
GENDER
Male 131 104 85.0 76.7-90.8 11 4.5 2.3- 8.8 16 10.4 5.6-18.5
Female 219 185 84.4 77.3-89.6 9 6.2 2.8-13.1 25 9.4 5.9-14.5
RACE
White 319 270 88.7 84.8-91.7 15 3.3 1.9- 5.7 34 8.0 5.6-11.5
Other 27 17 66.8 40.3-85.7 4 13.2 4.0-36.0 6 20.0 7.1-44.8
AGE
18-44 74 67 88.5 76.5-94.8 3 5.3 1.7-15.6 4 6.2 2.0-17.2
45+ 273 219 81.8 76.5-86.2 17 5.6 3.3- 9.2 37 12.6 9.0-17.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 170 126 77.4 68.1-84.6 16 7.8 4.2-14.0 28 14.8 9.1-23.1
Some College + 180 163 91.8 85.8-95.4 4 3.1 0.9- 9.9 13 5.1 2.8- 9.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 145 78.5 69.2-85.6 13 6.9 3.3-13.7 29 14.6 9.0-22.8
$50,000+ 120 112 94.5 89.0-97.3 4 2.8 1.0- 7.8 4 2.7 1.0- 7.1

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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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