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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 12,502 4,353 35.5 34.0-37.0 4,688 39.0 37.4-40.5 3,461 25.5 24.2-26.9
-Durham County 398 122 34.4 27.7-41.7 172 40.3 33.6-47.4 104 25.3 18.6-33.5
GENDER
Male 160 55 38.7 28.8-49.6 74 41.7 32.1-51.9 31 19.7 12.3-29.9
Female 238 67 30.3 22.0-40.2 98 39.1 29.9-49.0 73 30.6 20.5-43.0
RACE
White 249 64 28.4 21.1-37.1 122 52.6 44.5-60.5 63 19.0 14.3-24.8
Other 145 58 42.9 32.5-54.0 49 31.4 22.3-42.2 38 25.7 17.4-36.1
AGE
18-44 132 44 38.2 27.6-50.0 56 36.1 26.3-47.1 32 25.8 15.5-39.8
45+ 261 77 29.3 23.1-36.4 114 45.9 38.8-53.2 70 24.8 19.3-31.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 103 42 37.0 24.0-52.2 28 28.4 17.0-43.3 33 34.7 20.0-53.1
Some College + 294 79 32.8 25.6-40.8 144 47.2 40.0-54.5 71 20.1 15.4-25.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 61 40.6 28.9-53.6 47 24.3 15.9-35.4 50 35.0 22.2-50.5
$50,000+ 191 45 28.7 20.9-38.0 107 52.6 43.9-61.1 39 18.7 13.2-25.8

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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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