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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 12,510 8,998 71.9 70.4-73.3 936 7.5 6.8- 8.3 2,576 20.6 19.3-22.0
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,710 1,106 63.6 59.4-67.5 198 11.1 9.0-13.6 406 25.3 21.6-29.5
GENDER
Male 557 369 62.2 55.4-68.5 65 10.9 7.7-15.3 123 26.9 21.0-33.8
Female 1,153 737 64.6 59.5-69.5 133 11.2 8.7-14.4 283 24.1 19.6-29.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 10 44.1 16.2-76.3 2 14.0 3.0-46.3 4 41.9 12.5-78.4
Non-Hispanic 1,693 1,095 63.8 59.6-67.8 196 11.1 8.9-13.6 402 25.1 21.4-29.3
AGE
18-24 78 45 54.6 39.3-69.2 8 8.1 3.4-18.1 25 37.3 23.5-53.5
25-34 187 137 73.3 63.0-81.6 14 3.9 2.0- 7.4 36 22.8 14.8-33.3
35-44 267 200 73.3 64.8-80.4 18 6.9 3.6-13.0 49 19.8 13.6-27.8
45-54 372 244 61.3 52.7-69.3 51 14.5 9.7-21.2 77 24.1 16.9-33.3
55-64 382 256 62.7 54.8-69.9 44 17.4 11.7-25.2 82 19.9 14.4-26.8
65+ 412 214 51.4 43.9-58.8 62 17.5 12.2-24.4 136 31.1 24.6-38.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 288 137 49.1 39.1-59.1 53 17.4 11.3-26.0 98 33.5 24.5-43.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 605 368 53.3 45.9-60.6 90 14.8 10.8-20.0 147 31.9 24.5-40.3
Some Post-H.S. 420 295 71.1 63.9-77.4 36 8.5 5.3-13.6 89 20.3 15.1-26.9
College Graduate 393 302 80.2 74.4-85.0 19 4.2 2.4- 7.3 72 15.6 11.3-21.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 332 186 60.4 51.5-68.7 62 20.4 13.9-29.0 84 19.2 13.9-25.8
$15,000- 24,999 363 225 58.5 49.7-66.7 41 9.5 6.0-14.7 97 32.0 24.1-41.1
$25,000- 34,999 193 119 51.0 38.5-63.4 26 17.8 10.0-29.6 48 31.2 19.4-46.0
$35,000-49,999 198 148 74.3 65.2-81.7 13 6.5 3.2-12.9 37 19.2 12.8-27.8
$50,000- 74,999 194 150 81.6 74.3-87.2 14 5.8 3.1-10.7 30 12.6 8.1-18.9
$75,000+ 186 150 81.1 71.6-87.9 10 4.8 2.0-11.0 26 14.1 8.2-23.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 684 409 59.3 52.5-65.7 106 13.7 10.3-18.0 169 27.0 21.0-34.1
No 980 671 66.4 61.1-71.3 86 9.8 7.2-13.3 223 23.8 19.3-29.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 205 147 65.1 54.4-74.5 20 12.0 6.7-20.5 38 22.9 14.8-33.6
Non-Veteran 1,363 869 63.7 59.0-68.2 162 11.0 8.7-13.8 332 25.3 21.1-30.0

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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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