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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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 12,534 10,969 86.5 85.3-87.7 757 6.4 5.6- 7.2 808 7.1 6.1- 8.2
-Guilford County 401 365 89.3 82.9-93.5 20 4.5 2.6- 7.7 16 6.2 2.8-13.1
GENDER
Male 157 142 86.9 74.9-93.7 8 4.7 2.0-10.5 7 8.3 2.8-22.0
Female 244 223 91.9 87.1-95.1 12 4.3 2.2- 8.3 9 3.8 1.8- 7.7
RACE
White 287 268 92.0 86.3-95.4 12 3.7 1.8- 7.2 7 4.4 1.8-10.0
Other 109 93 90.1 82.6-94.6 8 6.3 2.7-13.9 8 3.6 1.7- 7.6
AGE
18-44 90 81 86.7 71.1-94.6 3 2.0 0.5- 7.3 6 11.3 4.0-27.8
45+ 306 279 90.9 85.9-94.2 17 6.4 3.5-11.2 10 2.7 1.4- 5.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 141 123 82.4 66.8-91.6 11 7.5 3.6-15.2 7 10.1 2.9-29.4
Some College + 260 242 93.1 88.2-96.1 9 2.9 1.3- 6.3 9 4.0 1.8- 8.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 171 83.6 71.1-91.3 13 7.7 3.9-14.5 10 8.7 2.8-23.9
$50,000+ 158 149 95.0 89.2-97.7 4 1.4 0.5- 4.1 5 3.6 1.3- 9.7

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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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