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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 12,516 11,479 89.6 88.4-90.6 291 3.5 2.9- 4.2 746 7.0 6.1- 8.0
-Forsyth County 361 341 93.6 88.4-96.6 5 1.7 0.6- 4.8 15 4.7 2.2- 9.8
GENDER
Male 132 126 95.8 89.1-98.5 2 2.3 0.5-10.1 4 1.8 0.5- 6.1
Female 229 215 91.7 83.0-96.1 3 1.2 0.4- 4.0 11 7.1 2.9-16.2
RACE
White 275 263 95.8 91.6-98.0 3 1.8 0.4- 7.0 9 2.4 1.1- 4.9
Other 82 76 90.2 75.4-96.5 2 1.6 0.4- 6.3 4 8.2 2.4-24.1
AGE
18-44 89 83 91.3 79.4-96.6 2 2.3 0.5-10.2 4 6.4 2.0-18.7
45+ 269 255 95.5 92.0-97.5 3 1.2 0.4- 4.1 11 3.3 1.7- 6.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 95 87.2 71.7-94.8 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3 8 11.9 4.5-27.8
Some College + 257 246 96.2 92.1-98.2 4 2.0 0.6- 6.6 7 1.7 0.7- 4.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 132 121 88.1 74.8-94.8 2 1.6 0.4- 6.1 9 10.4 4.0-24.2
$50,000+ 174 168 96.4 90.6-98.7 2 2.1 0.5- 9.0 4 1.5 0.5- 4.7

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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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