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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 12,502 4,353 35.5 34.0-37.0 4,688 39.0 37.4-40.5 3,461 25.5 24.2-26.9
-Forsyth County 361 119 35.4 28.9-42.6 152 40.8 34.2-47.7 90 23.7 18.1-30.5
GENDER
Male 132 50 45.3 34.5-56.6 51 37.0 27.4-47.8 31 17.6 11.7-25.8
Female 229 69 27.1 20.6-34.9 101 44.0 35.4-52.9 59 28.9 20.6-38.9
RACE
White 275 84 31.2 24.5-38.8 124 45.9 38.4-53.6 67 22.9 16.8-30.3
Other 82 34 44.2 30.5-58.8 27 31.3 20.0-45.3 21 24.5 13.9-39.4
AGE
18-44 89 29 37.2 25.3-50.8 42 39.8 28.3-52.5 18 23.0 13.3-37.0
45+ 269 89 34.1 27.9-40.9 108 41.2 34.6-48.2 72 24.7 19.5-30.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 38 39.5 26.3-54.4 33 30.4 19.8-43.6 33 30.1 18.5-45.0
Some College + 257 81 33.8 26.6-41.8 119 45.1 37.4-53.1 57 21.1 15.2-28.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 132 45 33.0 22.2-46.0 45 31.9 22.4-43.2 42 35.0 24.0-47.9
$50,000+ 174 55 35.9 27.3-45.5 84 48.6 39.5-57.9 35 15.5 10.8-21.7

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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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