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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 12,534 10,969 86.5 85.3-87.7 757 6.4 5.6- 7.2 808 7.1 6.1- 8.2
-Cumberland County 359 312 86.5 80.9-90.7 19 4.8 2.8- 8.2 28 8.7 5.3-14.0
GENDER
Male 121 101 81.8 70.0-89.6 9 7.2 3.3-15.2 11 11.0 4.8-23.0
Female 238 211 89.9 84.8-93.4 10 3.0 1.6- 5.8 17 7.1 4.1-11.9
RACE
White 212 190 88.4 80.2-93.5 11 4.5 2.2- 9.0 11 7.1 3.1-15.7
Other 143 119 84.4 75.7-90.4 8 5.4 2.3-12.4 16 10.1 5.5-17.9
AGE
18-44 118 102 85.5 75.4-91.8 8 6.0 2.8-12.7 8 8.5 3.6-18.5
45+ 238 207 87.4 81.3-91.7 11 3.5 1.8- 6.5 20 9.1 5.3-15.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 136 118 86.4 74.6-93.3 7 3.6 1.5- 8.3 11 9.9 4.0-22.8
Some College + 223 194 86.5 79.9-91.2 12 5.5 2.7-10.7 17 8.0 4.6-13.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 159 83.8 73.9-90.4 12 5.3 2.7-10.3 15 10.9 5.2-21.3
$50,000+ 130 115 87.4 78.6-93.0 7 5.7 2.4-13.3 8 6.8 3.1-14.4

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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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