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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 12,510 8,998 71.9 70.4-73.3 936 7.5 6.8- 8.3 2,576 20.6 19.3-22.0
-Gaston County 326 226 72.1 65.1-78.1 27 7.4 4.8-11.3 73 20.5 15.1-27.3
GENDER
Male 121 85 75.3 64.8-83.5 12 7.3 3.7-14.0 24 17.4 10.5-27.4
Female 205 141 69.4 60.0-77.5 15 7.5 4.2-12.9 49 23.1 15.7-32.6
RACE
White 278 198 74.4 67.0-80.7 21 6.0 3.7- 9.4 59 19.6 13.8-27.1
Other 48 28 61.5 42.8-77.3 6 13.8 5.4-30.9 14 24.7 12.7-42.6
AGE
18-44 87 66 79.4 68.2-87.3 5 4.0 1.5-10.2 16 16.6 9.5-27.6
45+ 235 157 65.9 57.1-73.7 22 10.3 6.4-16.3 56 23.8 16.6-32.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 177 108 62.7 52.5-71.9 19 11.8 7.0-19.3 50 25.5 17.3-35.9
Some College + 148 118 80.4 71.1-87.2 8 3.6 1.7- 7.5 22 16.0 9.7-25.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 180 117 69.9 60.7-77.7 22 12.0 7.3-19.1 41 18.1 12.1-26.2
$50,000+ 85 70 80.3 64.4-90.2 3 2.8 0.8- 8.7 12 16.9 7.6-33.6

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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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