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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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 12,551 7,847 55.6 53.9-57.2 2,943 29.0 27.5-30.6 1,761 15.4 14.1-16.8
-Forsyth County 363 241 59.4 52.2-66.2 82 28.8 22.6-36.0 40 11.8 7.8-17.5
GENDER
Male 132 80 54.9 43.7-65.7 45 41.4 30.8-52.8 7 3.7 1.5- 8.7
Female 231 161 63.1 53.7-71.6 37 18.3 12.2-26.7 33 18.6 11.9-27.8
RACE
White 277 196 65.0 57.3-72.1 56 25.6 19.2-33.3 25 9.3 5.9-14.4
Other 82 44 48.8 35.0-62.8 25 35.5 22.7-50.7 13 15.7 7.3-30.7
AGE
18-44 89 42 46.4 33.8-59.4 32 38.0 26.2-51.4 15 15.6 8.3-27.5
45+ 271 197 70.2 63.4-76.1 50 21.5 16.2-27.8 24 8.4 5.2-13.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 106 65 45.6 32.6-59.2 27 36.9 24.0-52.1 14 17.5 8.2-33.5
Some College + 257 176 65.2 57.1-72.4 55 25.4 18.8-33.4 26 9.4 6.0-14.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 132 81 49.3 37.3-61.3 34 34.3 23.1-47.6 17 16.5 8.2-30.3
$50,000+ 175 120 63.4 53.8-72.1 37 26.8 18.8-36.7 18 9.8 5.9-15.8

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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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