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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 395 359 90.6 85.9-93.9 19 4.8 2.7- 8.4 17 4.6 2.4- 8.6
GENDER
Male 158 144 89.7 80.8-94.7 8 5.9 2.5-13.5 6 4.4 1.5-12.5
Female 237 215 91.5 86.2-94.9 11 3.7 1.9- 7.1 11 4.8 2.3- 9.9
RACE
White 357 326 91.9 87.4-94.9 16 3.7 2.0- 6.7 15 4.4 2.2- 8.6
Other 35 30 81.2 58.4-93.0 3 12.1 3.5-34.5 2 6.7 1.3-29.0
AGE
18-44 83 76 89.0 77.6-95.0 4 6.0 2.2-15.4 3 5.1 1.4-16.3
45+ 309 280 91.7 87.9-94.4 15 4.0 2.3- 6.7 14 4.3 2.4- 7.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 222 197 87.8 80.2-92.8 11 5.2 2.4-10.8 14 7.0 3.4-14.0
Some College + 173 162 94.1 88.3-97.1 8 4.3 1.8-10.0 3 1.6 0.5- 5.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 231 207 88.1 80.3-93.1 13 6.2 3.0-12.5 11 5.7 2.4-12.7
$50,000+ 110 105 96.3 91.0-98.5 3 2.2 0.7- 7.1 2 1.5 0.3- 6.0

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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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