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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 12,541 11,817 93.2 92.0-94.2 387 3.3 2.7- 3.9 337 3.5 2.7- 4.6
-Durham County 398 375 88.7 78.6-94.3 15 7.7 3.0-18.4 8 3.7 1.4- 9.4
GENDER
Male 160 148 87.8 76.7-94.0 7 5.2 1.9-13.4 5 7.0 2.4-18.3
Female 238 227 89.5 69.2-97.0 8 9.9 2.6-31.1 3 0.6 0.2- 1.9
RACE
White 249 242 97.0 93.2-98.7 6 2.5 1.0- 6.2 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5
Other 145 131 87.1 76.2-93.5 8 6.0 2.4-14.0 6 6.9 2.4-18.1
AGE
18-44 132 124 85.6 68.3-94.3 5 10.1 2.9-29.4 3 4.4 1.1-15.3
45+ 261 248 93.3 86.9-96.7 9 4.1 1.7- 9.5 4 2.6 0.8- 8.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 103 86 70.7 50.7-85.0 11 19.6 7.4-42.6 6 9.7 3.5-24.3
Some College + 294 288 98.8 97.1-99.5 4 0.9 0.3- 2.6 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 144 77.6 58.5-89.5 10 16.2 5.9-37.3 4 6.2 1.7-19.8
$50,000+ 191 190 99.7 97.6- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 0 0.0 . - .

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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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