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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 12,516 11,479 89.6 88.4-90.6 291 3.5 2.9- 4.2 746 7.0 6.1- 8.0
-Gaston County 326 284 87.1 81.2-91.4 7 3.9 1.5- 9.7 35 9.0 5.9-13.6
GENDER
Male 121 108 86.0 74.4-92.8 3 5.6 1.5-18.4 10 8.4 3.9-17.3
Female 205 176 88.0 81.3-92.6 4 2.5 0.6- 9.0 25 9.5 5.8-15.3
RACE
White 278 243 87.4 80.7-92.0 4 3.2 0.9-10.6 31 9.4 5.9-14.7
Other 48 41 85.9 69.4-94.2 3 6.9 1.7-24.6 4 7.2 2.4-19.9
AGE
18-44 87 76 85.2 73.1-92.5 2 5.1 1.2-18.5 9 9.7 4.5-19.7
45+ 235 205 88.8 83.1-92.8 5 2.9 0.9- 9.0 25 8.3 5.4-12.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 177 143 78.7 68.5-86.2 6 6.4 2.2-17.7 28 14.9 9.3-23.1
Some College + 148 140 94.4 87.1-97.7 1 1.7 0.2-10.8 7 3.9 1.5- 9.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 180 154 88.2 81.0-93.0 4 2.7 0.7- 9.8 22 9.1 5.3-15.3
$50,000+ 85 84 98.9 92.3-99.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.1 0.2- 7.7

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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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