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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Heart Attack and Stroke

Identified all heart attack symptoms correctly: 1,2,3,5,6=Yes.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,530 1,978 14.0 13.0-15.1 10,552 86.0 84.9-87.0
-Forsyth County 361 72 16.8 12.5-22.2 289 83.2 77.8-87.5
GENDER
Male 132 22 15.8 9.2-25.8 110 84.2 74.2-90.8
Female 229 50 17.7 12.7-24.0 179 82.3 76.0-87.3
RACE
White 275 61 20.9 15.2-28.0 214 79.1 72.0-84.8
Other 82 11 9.1 4.7-16.9 71 90.9 83.1-95.3
AGE
18-44 89 11 11.4 5.4-22.5 78 88.6 77.5-94.6
45+ 269 61 21.7 16.7-27.6 208 78.3 72.4-83.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 13 7.0 3.7-12.9 91 93.0 87.1-96.3
Some College + 257 59 20.9 15.2-27.9 198 79.1 72.1-84.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 132 18 8.2 4.8-13.7 114 91.8 86.3-95.2
$50,000+ 174 45 24.7 17.5-33.6 129 75.3 66.4-82.5

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*Derived from 6 heart attack questions.

^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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