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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 3,992 34.2 32.7-35.8 5,186 39.7 38.2-41.2 3,363 26.1 24.7-27.6
-Durham County 398 123 31.3 25.1-38.2 170 41.6 34.3-49.3 105 27.1 21.1-34.1
GENDER
Male 160 48 33.3 24.1-44.0 69 37.2 28.1-47.2 43 29.5 20.5-40.5
Female 238 75 29.4 21.7-38.4 101 45.8 35.2-56.7 62 24.8 17.6-33.8
RACE
White 249 67 29.0 22.0-37.2 117 46.2 38.3-54.2 65 24.8 18.5-32.4
Other 145 55 35.7 26.1-46.5 52 33.3 24.1-44.0 38 31.0 21.4-42.5
AGE
18-44 132 46 33.3 23.7-44.5 50 37.5 26.2-50.2 36 29.3 19.9-40.7
45+ 261 75 28.3 22.4-35.1 119 47.4 40.2-54.7 67 24.3 18.7-30.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 103 29 23.1 13.4-36.9 43 49.9 34.3-65.5 31 27.0 15.9-42.0
Some College + 294 94 36.0 29.0-43.6 126 36.8 30.5-43.6 74 27.2 20.8-34.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 50 25.0 16.2-36.5 68 46.5 33.4-60.1 40 28.5 18.5-41.1
$50,000+ 191 60 39.6 31.1-48.9 86 38.3 30.8-46.5 45 22.0 16.1-29.4

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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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