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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,123 757 4.4 3.7- 5.2 12,366 95.6 94.8-96.3
-Forsyth County 381 24 4.0 2.6- 6.3 357 96.0 93.7-97.4
GENDER
Male 142 9 4.3 2.1- 8.6 133 95.7 91.4-97.9
Female 239 15 3.8 2.2- 6.6 224 96.2 93.4-97.8
RACE
White 290 21 5.3 3.3- 8.5 269 94.7 91.5-96.7
Other 87 3 1.5 0.4- 5.3 84 98.5 94.7-99.6
AGE
18-44 98 0 0.0 . - . 98 100 . - .
45+ 280 24 7.7 5.0-11.7 256 92.3 88.3-95.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 112 9 5.1 2.3-10.7 103 94.9 89.3-97.7
Some College + 269 15 3.6 2.1- 6.2 254 96.4 93.8-97.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 140 11 5.9 3.0-11.2 129 94.1 88.8-97.0
$50,000+ 182 7 2.5 1.1- 5.4 175 97.5 94.6-98.9

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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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