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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 12,502 4,353 35.5 34.0-37.0 4,688 39.0 37.4-40.5 3,461 25.5 24.2-26.9
-Gaston County 326 125 36.0 29.5-43.0 111 35.9 29.2-43.1 90 28.1 22.0-35.3
GENDER
Male 121 43 34.7 24.7-46.4 46 38.0 27.1-50.3 32 27.2 18.4-38.3
Female 205 82 37.0 29.0-45.8 65 34.2 26.5-42.8 58 28.9 20.8-38.5
RACE
White 278 105 33.6 26.9-41.1 96 37.6 30.5-45.3 77 28.8 21.9-36.7
Other 48 20 46.5 28.8-65.0 15 28.2 12.9-50.9 13 25.4 13.2-43.2
AGE
18-44 87 33 38.2 26.9-50.9 33 37.3 25.8-50.5 21 24.5 15.5-36.4
45+ 235 91 34.2 27.3-41.8 76 34.6 27.6-42.2 68 31.2 23.5-40.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 177 80 44.1 34.8-53.9 46 25.4 18.0-34.5 51 30.5 21.7-41.0
Some College + 148 45 29.0 20.5-39.3 65 45.2 35.0-55.7 38 25.9 17.8-36.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 180 69 35.5 26.7-45.3 56 35.0 25.6-45.7 55 29.5 21.5-39.1
$50,000+ 85 30 33.6 23.0-46.1 39 41.9 30.3-54.5 16 24.5 13.5-40.2

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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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