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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 12,541 3,992 34.2 32.7-35.8 5,186 39.7 38.2-41.2 3,363 26.1 24.7-27.6
-Forsyth County 362 112 31.8 25.7-38.5 153 41.2 34.5-48.2 97 27.1 21.0-34.2
GENDER
Male 132 46 35.2 25.6-46.2 56 45.6 34.8-56.8 30 19.2 12.3-28.5
Female 230 66 28.8 21.7-37.2 97 37.4 29.7-45.9 67 33.7 25.0-43.7
RACE
White 276 82 29.3 23.1-36.3 119 41.6 34.4-49.2 75 29.1 22.1-37.2
Other 82 30 37.2 24.7-51.6 34 40.9 27.7-55.6 18 21.9 11.9-36.9
AGE
18-44 89 31 34.2 23.4-47.0 36 38.2 26.5-51.4 22 27.6 16.9-41.8
45+ 270 80 29.7 23.9-36.3 116 43.5 36.9-50.4 74 26.7 21.2-33.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 105 34 33.9 22.6-47.5 33 31.2 19.1-46.7 38 34.8 22.7-49.3
Some College + 257 78 30.8 24.0-38.6 120 45.3 37.6-53.2 59 23.9 17.3-32.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 132 48 35.8 25.4-47.7 48 36.5 25.2-49.5 36 27.7 18.1-40.0
$50,000+ 175 49 31.2 23.2-40.6 80 44.7 35.8-54.0 46 24.0 17.2-32.6

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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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