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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 13,245 572 2.7 2.4- 3.1 12,673 97.3 96.9-97.6
-Forsyth County 383 14 1.9 1.1- 3.4 369 98.1 96.6-98.9
GENDER
Male 143 0 0.0 . - . 143 100 . - .
Female 240 14 3.6 2.0- 6.4 226 96.4 93.6-98.0
RACE
White 292 10 1.9 0.9- 3.7 282 98.1 96.3-99.1
Other 87 4 2.1 0.7- 5.6 83 97.9 94.4-99.3
AGE
18-44 98 0 0.0 . - . 98 100 . - .
45+ 282 14 3.7 2.1- 6.4 268 96.3 93.6-97.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 113 8 3.8 1.7- 8.0 105 96.2 92.0-98.3
Some College + 270 6 1.2 0.5- 2.7 264 98.8 97.3-99.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 140 9 3.6 1.7- 7.2 131 96.4 92.8-98.3
$50,000+ 183 3 0.8 0.2- 2.7 180 99.2 97.3-99.8

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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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