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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Heart Attack and Stroke

Do you think feeling weak, lightheaded, or faint are symptoms of a heart attack?

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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 12,546 8,055 65.0 63.5-66.5 2,540 20.4 19.1-21.7 1,951 14.6 13.4-15.9
-Guilford County 402 266 63.3 54.3-71.6 83 21.0 15.7-27.5 53 15.7 8.4-27.2
GENDER
Male 158 105 61.8 46.8-74.9 36 22.1 13.9-33.3 17 16.1 5.6-38.3
Female 244 161 65.2 57.3-72.4 47 19.7 14.4-26.2 36 15.1 9.6-23.0
RACE
White 287 195 69.8 62.9-75.8 56 21.2 15.8-27.8 36 9.1 6.1-13.3
Other 110 69 58.3 40.6-74.2 25 16.5 9.8-26.4 16 25.1 10.4-49.4
AGE
18-44 91 67 63.3 44.0-79.2 17 18.8 9.8-33.0 7 17.9 5.3-45.8
45+ 306 194 62.7 56.0-68.9 66 23.1 18.0-29.2 46 14.2 9.9-20.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 142 86 56.4 38.5-72.8 27 17.6 9.0-31.8 29 25.9 10.8-50.2
Some College + 260 180 67.7 60.0-74.5 56 23.1 17.3-30.1 24 9.2 5.3-15.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 123 60.8 50.5-70.3 43 28.4 19.4-39.5 28 10.8 6.7-17.0
$50,000+ 158 112 71.7 62.1-79.6 32 18.3 12.3-26.3 14 10.1 5.1-19.0

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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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