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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 359 323 88.9 83.3-92.8 23 6.7 4.0-10.9 13 4.4 1.9- 9.7
GENDER
Male 121 104 85.0 73.4-92.1 13 8.7 4.4-16.5 4 6.3 1.7-20.0
Female 238 219 91.7 85.8-95.3 10 5.2 2.4-11.1 9 3.1 1.4- 6.5
RACE
White 212 198 91.2 82.1-95.8 11 5.1 2.3-11.0 3 3.7 0.9-14.8
Other 143 121 85.1 76.7-90.8 12 9.4 4.9-17.3 10 5.6 2.7-11.2
AGE
18-44 118 107 86.7 76.0-93.1 6 7.2 3.2-15.5 5 6.0 2.0-16.9
45+ 238 213 91.1 86.6-94.2 17 6.2 3.7-10.3 8 2.7 1.3- 5.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 136 119 87.2 74.5-94.1 10 5.9 2.4-13.9 7 6.9 2.0-21.4
Some College + 223 204 89.9 83.7-93.9 13 7.2 3.9-12.9 6 2.9 1.2- 7.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 165 86.8 76.4-93.0 11 5.5 2.4-12.0 10 7.7 2.9-18.7
$50,000+ 130 118 88.4 79.7-93.7 10 9.6 4.9-18.2 2 1.9 0.5- 7.8

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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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