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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Hypertension Awareness

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,380 4,684 81.6 79.4-83.6 696 18.4 16.4-20.6
-Guilford County 178 156 84.9 75.8-91.0 22 15.1 9.0-24.2
GENDER
Male 66 57 82.4 65.6-92.0 9 17.6 8.0-34.4
Female 112 99 87.2 77.3-93.1 13 12.8 6.9-22.7
RACE
White 119 109 88.2 75.6-94.7 10 11.8 5.3-24.4
Other 56 46 85.7 73.4-92.9 10 14.3 7.1-26.6
AGE
18-44 11 7 55.9 24.9-82.9 4 44.1 17.1-75.1
45+ 166 148 89.9 83.3-94.1 18 10.1 5.9-16.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 76 72 96.0 89.3-98.6 4 4.0 1.4-10.7
Some College + 102 84 77.7 64.4-87.0 18 22.3 13.0-35.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 105 93 82.6 68.4-91.3 12 17.4 8.7-31.6
$50,000+ 52 45 87.8 74.5-94.7 7 12.2 5.3-25.5

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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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