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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Heart Attack and Stroke

Identified all heart attack symptoms correctly: 1,2,3,5,6=Yes.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,530 1,978 14.0 13.0-15.1 10,552 86.0 84.9-87.0
-Durham County 398 53 10.2 7.4-13.8 345 89.8 86.2-92.6
GENDER
Male 160 17 7.4 4.2-12.6 143 92.6 87.4-95.8
Female 238 36 12.8 8.7-18.5 202 87.2 81.5-91.3
RACE
White 249 39 13.7 9.6-19.2 210 86.3 80.8-90.4
Other 145 14 7.6 4.3-13.2 131 92.4 86.8-95.7
AGE
18-44 132 14 6.9 3.9-12.0 118 93.1 88.0-96.1
45+ 261 39 14.8 10.5-20.4 222 85.2 79.6-89.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 103 8 5.3 2.4-11.4 95 94.7 88.6-97.6
Some College + 294 45 13.0 9.3-17.8 249 87.0 82.2-90.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 16 5.7 3.1-10.4 142 94.3 89.6-96.9
$50,000+ 191 34 16.3 11.3-22.9 157 83.7 77.1-88.7

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*Derived from 6 heart attack questions.

^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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