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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 12,510 8,998 71.9 70.4-73.3 936 7.5 6.8- 8.3 2,576 20.6 19.3-22.0
-Durham County 398 291 67.0 58.8-74.2 32 8.8 5.8-13.1 75 24.2 17.3-32.8
GENDER
Male 160 112 64.0 53.1-73.7 20 12.9 7.7-20.9 28 23.1 14.6-34.4
Female 238 179 69.8 57.0-80.1 12 5.0 2.6- 9.3 47 25.3 15.2-38.9
RACE
White 249 198 81.7 75.6-86.5 15 5.3 2.9- 9.4 36 13.0 9.1-18.4
Other 145 91 57.6 46.4-68.0 17 13.0 7.7-21.1 37 29.5 20.1-41.0
AGE
18-44 132 91 63.4 50.4-74.7 9 5.8 2.7-11.8 32 30.9 19.9-44.5
45+ 261 197 72.0 64.6-78.3 22 12.6 7.8-19.7 42 15.4 11.0-21.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 103 56 46.6 31.6-62.2 12 12.4 6.3-23.1 35 41.0 25.7-58.2
Some College + 294 234 78.4 71.6-84.0 20 6.8 4.2-11.0 40 14.8 9.9-21.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 109 52.8 39.3-66.0 14 10.7 5.6-19.4 35 36.5 23.4-51.9
$50,000+ 191 155 82.2 75.4-87.5 13 6.7 3.7-12.0 23 11.1 7.1-16.8

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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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