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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 12,546 8,055 65.0 63.5-66.5 2,540 20.4 19.1-21.7 1,951 14.6 13.4-15.9
-Forsyth County 363 263 71.1 63.8-77.4 47 16.1 10.9-23.1 53 12.8 8.8-18.3
GENDER
Male 132 89 67.1 55.6-76.9 25 21.8 13.3-33.5 18 11.1 6.1-19.4
Female 231 174 74.4 64.8-82.1 22 11.3 5.9-20.6 35 14.3 8.9-22.3
RACE
White 277 208 74.4 66.7-80.9 33 14.8 9.3-22.8 36 10.8 7.4-15.4
Other 82 54 65.3 49.8-78.1 14 18.8 9.3-34.4 14 15.9 7.5-30.6
AGE
18-44 89 71 73.5 58.7-84.5 10 16.2 7.5-31.4 8 10.3 4.3-22.5
45+ 271 191 69.6 62.8-75.6 36 15.5 10.9-21.5 44 14.9 10.7-20.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 106 63 53.6 39.3-67.3 15 19.9 9.7-36.5 28 26.5 15.8-41.0
Some College + 257 200 78.4 70.8-84.5 32 14.5 9.1-22.2 25 7.1 4.5-11.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 132 85 60.6 47.3-72.5 16 15.7 7.3-30.6 31 23.7 14.3-36.4
$50,000+ 175 140 80.9 73.2-86.8 19 12.3 7.5-19.6 16 6.8 3.9-11.3

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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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