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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 12,510 8,998 71.9 70.4-73.3 936 7.5 6.8- 8.3 2,576 20.6 19.3-22.0
-Forsyth County 361 283 75.1 67.7-81.3 23 8.3 4.4-15.3 55 16.5 11.7-22.8
GENDER
Male 132 99 66.9 54.4-77.4 9 12.4 5.1-27.2 24 20.7 13.0-31.4
Female 229 184 82.1 74.0-88.1 14 4.9 2.5- 9.2 31 13.0 7.8-21.0
RACE
White 275 221 79.2 71.9-85.1 17 8.0 3.9-15.5 37 12.8 8.9-18.1
Other 82 60 67.8 51.4-80.8 4 8.0 1.8-28.7 18 24.2 13.4-39.7
AGE
18-44 89 72 71.3 56.5-82.6 4 9.8 3.2-26.5 13 18.9 10.3-32.0
45+ 269 209 78.4 72.4-83.3 19 7.1 4.2-11.8 41 14.5 10.5-19.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 74 58.5 43.1-72.4 9 11.9 3.8-31.6 21 29.6 17.5-45.5
Some College + 257 209 82.0 74.9-87.5 14 6.9 3.2-14.0 34 11.1 7.5-16.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 132 95 63.5 49.7-75.4 7 9.8 3.0-27.7 30 26.7 16.8-39.6
$50,000+ 174 151 85.7 76.6-91.6 7 6.3 2.2-16.6 16 8.0 4.5-13.8

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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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