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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 12,498 8,165 62.8 61.3-64.4 1,623 15.1 14.0-16.3 2,710 22.0 20.7-23.5
-Gaston County 326 201 61.3 54.0-68.1 50 14.7 10.4-20.5 75 24.0 18.1-31.0
GENDER
Male 121 69 57.9 46.3-68.7 24 16.9 10.3-26.7 28 25.2 16.5-36.4
Female 205 132 64.1 54.6-72.6 26 12.9 7.9-20.5 47 23.0 15.6-32.4
RACE
White 278 169 59.8 51.8-67.2 43 15.2 10.3-21.8 66 25.0 18.6-32.8
Other 48 32 68.3 50.2-82.2 7 12.6 5.4-26.6 9 19.1 8.8-36.9
AGE
18-44 87 49 60.5 47.9-71.8 13 15.0 7.8-26.9 25 24.5 15.8-36.0
45+ 235 149 61.9 53.3-69.8 36 14.4 10.2-20.0 50 23.7 16.4-33.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 177 98 51.6 41.7-61.3 32 18.8 12.1-27.9 47 29.7 20.8-40.4
Some College + 148 103 70.0 59.7-78.5 18 11.3 6.3-19.3 27 18.7 11.9-28.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 180 111 63.8 54.0-72.6 30 15.8 9.9-24.2 39 20.4 13.9-28.8
$50,000+ 85 56 62.9 48.9-75.1 13 13.9 7.7-23.6 16 23.2 12.5-39.0

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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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