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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Hypertension Awareness

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,380 4,684 81.6 79.4-83.6 696 18.4 16.4-20.6
-Durham County 155 134 73.5 59.8-83.8 21 26.5 16.2-40.2
GENDER
Male 66 52 60.3 41.1-76.8 14 39.7 23.2-58.9
Female 89 82 88.4 76.8-94.6 7 11.6 5.4-23.2
RACE
White 88 77 79.8 67.2-88.5 11 20.2 11.5-32.8
Other 67 57 68.8 47.9-84.1 10 31.2 15.9-52.1
AGE
18-44 16 7 28.3 11.2-55.3 9 71.7 44.7-88.8
45+ 137 125 87.6 77.7-93.5 12 12.4 6.5-22.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 52 45 64.6 40.0-83.4 7 35.4 16.6-60.0
Some College + 103 89 79.0 64.3-88.7 14 21.0 11.3-35.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 71 62 68.5 49.2-83.0 9 31.5 17.0-50.8
$50,000+ 58 49 82.1 68.5-90.7 9 17.9 9.3-31.5

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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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