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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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 12,551 7,847 55.6 53.9-57.2 2,943 29.0 27.5-30.6 1,761 15.4 14.1-16.8
-Durham County 398 225 43.3 36.5-50.3 109 36.4 28.9-44.6 64 20.3 14.8-27.2
GENDER
Male 160 78 38.7 29.6-48.7 56 39.3 29.5-50.0 26 22.0 14.0-32.9
Female 238 147 47.6 37.6-57.8 53 33.7 22.8-46.6 38 18.7 12.1-27.9
RACE
White 249 149 51.4 43.3-59.4 66 32.8 25.3-41.3 34 15.8 10.2-23.8
Other 145 73 38.1 28.8-48.5 42 35.6 25.5-47.1 30 26.3 17.4-37.7
AGE
18-44 132 58 31.1 22.5-41.3 47 43.4 31.8-55.9 27 25.5 16.7-36.8
45+ 261 164 59.6 52.1-66.6 60 26.7 20.3-34.2 37 13.7 9.5-19.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 103 43 25.4 15.8-38.3 34 45.9 30.4-62.3 26 28.7 17.4-43.5
Some College + 294 182 53.5 46.0-60.8 74 30.9 24.2-38.5 38 15.6 10.3-23.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 76 26.3 18.7-35.6 52 46.1 33.0-59.8 30 27.6 17.6-40.6
$50,000+ 191 121 56.9 47.9-65.4 47 27.9 20.6-36.6 23 15.2 9.1-24.4

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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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