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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 12,516 11,479 89.6 88.4-90.6 291 3.5 2.9- 4.2 746 7.0 6.1- 8.0
-Durham County 398 362 81.8 72.3-88.6 17 11.6 5.8-21.7 19 6.6 3.5-12.1
GENDER
Male 160 142 76.3 64.1-85.3 11 14.1 7.3-25.6 7 9.6 4.2-20.7
Female 238 220 87.0 69.1-95.2 6 9.2 2.2-31.5 12 3.8 1.9- 7.8
RACE
White 249 239 96.2 92.3-98.1 6 2.9 1.2- 6.8 4 0.9 0.3- 3.0
Other 145 121 73.9 61.8-83.2 10 13.5 6.8-25.1 14 12.6 6.5-23.0
AGE
18-44 132 116 76.2 61.1-86.8 9 15.5 6.6-32.3 7 8.3 3.6-18.1
45+ 261 243 89.7 82.1-94.3 7 6.0 2.4-13.9 11 4.4 2.1- 9.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 103 81 57.3 40.1-72.8 9 27.7 13.4-48.6 13 15.0 7.2-28.7
Some College + 294 280 95.6 91.7-97.8 8 2.5 1.2- 5.0 6 1.9 0.6- 6.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 135 63.8 47.7-77.2 12 24.7 12.4-43.3 11 11.5 5.2-23.4
$50,000+ 191 186 96.5 90.3-98.8 2 1.2 0.3- 4.8 3 2.3 0.5- 9.2

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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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