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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Heart Attack and Stroke-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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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 12,516 11,479 89.6 88.4-90.6 291 3.5 2.9- 4.2 746 7.0 6.1- 8.0
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,709 1,506 84.1 80.2-87.4 59 5.2 3.6- 7.4 144 10.7 7.8-14.5
GENDER
Male 557 469 81.3 75.3-86.2 26 7.2 4.5-11.4 62 11.5 7.6-17.0
Female 1,152 1,037 86.3 80.7-90.5 33 3.6 2.1- 6.1 82 10.0 6.2-15.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 12 58.1 21.6-87.5 2 12.5 2.0-49.9 2 29.4 5.1-76.2
Non-Hispanic 1,692 1,493 84.5 80.5-87.7 57 5.1 3.5- 7.3 142 10.4 7.6-14.2
AGE
18-24 78 62 76.0 58.4-87.7 3 3.9 1.2-12.0 13 20.1 9.2-38.6
25-34 187 170 87.3 76.5-93.5 8 4.3 1.7-10.8 9 8.4 3.3-19.8
35-44 267 249 87.1 78.2-92.7 9 5.9 2.6-12.4 9 7.0 2.9-15.8
45-54 372 338 87.6 80.7-92.3 13 6.1 2.9-12.6 21 6.3 3.4-11.3
55-64 382 347 86.2 77.7-91.8 12 5.2 2.2-12.0 23 8.6 4.3-16.5
65+ 411 330 78.5 70.4-84.8 13 5.0 2.0-12.1 68 16.5 11.1-23.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 288 216 71.3 60.4-80.1 15 6.4 2.8-14.0 57 22.4 14.3-33.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 604 516 77.8 69.5-84.4 30 7.6 4.7-12.1 58 14.6 8.7-23.4
Some Post-H.S. 420 389 89.4 82.9-93.6 12 5.0 2.3-10.5 19 5.7 2.8-11.0
College Graduate 393 381 96.2 91.5-98.4 2 1.0 0.2- 6.0 10 2.8 1.1- 6.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 330 264 75.1 65.9-82.5 19 8.5 4.2-16.4 47 16.4 10.5-24.6
$15,000- 24,999 363 322 80.6 71.1-87.5 10 4.1 1.8- 9.0 31 15.3 9.0-25.0
$25,000- 34,999 194 176 87.9 76.5-94.2 6 4.8 1.5-14.6 12 7.3 2.8-17.9
$35,000-49,999 198 185 94.8 90.5-97.2 5 2.4 0.9- 6.3 8 2.8 1.3- 6.0
$50,000- 74,999 194 187 94.5 87.5-97.7 3 3.0 0.9- 9.9 4 2.5 0.8- 7.8
$75,000+ 186 180 95.8 87.2-98.7 4 3.9 1.1-12.8 2 0.2 0.0- 1.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 682 580 81.9 75.7-86.8 29 6.1 3.6-10.3 73 11.9 7.8-17.7
No 980 887 84.8 79.3-89.1 27 4.9 3.0- 7.9 66 10.3 6.6-15.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 205 185 84.4 74.4-91.0 6 5.1 1.9-13.1 14 10.5 5.2-19.9
Non-Veteran 1,361 1,196 83.8 79.2-87.5 49 5.5 3.7- 8.0 116 10.7 7.5-15.2

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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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