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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 326 95 34.4 27.8-41.6 138 39.5 32.7-46.7 93 26.1 20.3-32.9
GENDER
Male 121 45 39.6 28.9-51.4 51 41.4 30.2-53.5 25 19.0 12.1-28.7
Female 205 50 30.1 22.2-39.4 87 38.0 30.2-46.5 68 31.8 23.8-41.2
RACE
White 278 83 34.4 27.4-42.3 114 37.9 30.9-45.5 81 27.6 21.1-35.3
Other 48 12 34.1 18.6-53.8 24 46.7 28.6-65.6 12 19.3 9.8-34.4
AGE
18-44 87 35 42.3 30.5-55.1 32 34.9 23.7-48.1 20 22.8 14.4-34.1
45+ 235 58 27.5 21.0-35.2 106 43.8 36.2-51.8 71 28.6 21.4-37.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 177 40 26.8 19.2-36.0 83 41.4 32.4-51.1 54 31.8 22.8-42.4
Some College + 148 54 40.8 30.9-51.6 55 38.0 28.3-48.7 39 21.2 14.6-29.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 180 45 29.4 20.9-39.7 88 47.7 37.8-57.8 47 22.9 16.2-31.3
$50,000+ 85 36 46.9 34.5-59.8 34 33.5 23.4-45.4 15 19.5 9.7-35.4

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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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