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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 12,546 8,055 65.0 63.5-66.5 2,540 20.4 19.1-21.7 1,951 14.6 13.4-15.9
-Durham County 398 249 55.6 47.8-63.2 88 27.9 20.6-36.6 61 16.5 11.7-22.8
GENDER
Male 160 93 48.7 38.5-59.0 45 32.6 23.2-43.6 22 18.7 11.1-29.9
Female 238 156 62.1 50.0-72.8 43 23.5 13.3-38.2 39 14.4 9.3-21.6
RACE
White 249 168 67.6 59.3-74.9 48 18.9 13.1-26.5 33 13.5 8.6-20.6
Other 145 79 47.9 37.2-58.7 39 31.5 21.8-43.2 27 20.6 12.7-31.6
AGE
18-44 132 85 52.7 40.6-64.4 28 29.8 18.6-44.0 19 17.5 10.2-28.4
45+ 261 162 59.8 52.3-66.9 58 24.9 18.6-32.6 41 15.2 10.9-20.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 103 51 33.9 22.4-47.7 29 43.4 27.8-60.5 23 22.7 12.6-37.4
Some College + 294 198 67.9 60.8-74.4 58 19.0 14.1-25.1 38 13.1 8.7-19.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 90 45.0 32.8-57.8 43 38.5 25.2-53.7 25 16.5 9.5-27.1
$50,000+ 191 135 71.5 63.2-78.5 35 17.0 11.5-24.3 21 11.5 7.1-18.1

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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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