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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Heart Attack and Stroke

Identified all heart attack symptoms correctly: 1,2,3,5,6=Yes.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,530 1,978 14.0 13.0-15.1 10,552 86.0 84.9-87.0
-Catawba County 350 45 12.0 8.7-16.3 305 88.0 83.7-91.3
GENDER
Male 131 11 6.7 3.5-12.4 120 93.3 87.6-96.5
Female 219 34 16.8 11.8-23.4 185 83.2 76.6-88.2
RACE
White 319 42 13.5 9.8-18.3 277 86.5 81.7-90.2
Other 27 3 4.9 1.3-16.9 24 95.1 83.1-98.7
AGE
18-44 74 9 9.6 4.8-18.2 65 90.4 81.8-95.2
45+ 273 34 12.9 9.1-17.9 239 87.1 82.1-90.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 170 10 4.5 2.2- 8.8 160 95.5 91.2-97.8
Some College + 180 35 19.3 13.8-26.5 145 80.7 73.5-86.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 18 7.8 4.5-13.0 169 92.2 87.0-95.5
$50,000+ 120 25 19.5 13.1-28.0 95 80.5 72.0-86.9

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*Derived from 6 heart attack questions.

^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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