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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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%)
TOTAL 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
GENDER
Male 4,661 3,307 70.5 68.0-72.9 408 8.5 7.3- 9.9 946 21.0 18.8-23.4
Female 7,849 5,691 73.2 71.4-74.9 528 6.6 5.7- 7.5 1,630 20.2 18.7-21.9
RACE
White 9,954 7,392 76.1 74.7-77.5 636 6.2 5.4- 7.0 1,926 17.7 16.4-19.0
African American 1,710 1,106 63.6 59.4-67.5 198 11.1 9.0-13.6 406 25.3 21.6-29.5
Asian 96 53 56.0 42.4-68.7 15 11.6 6.4-20.1 28 32.4 20.7-46.8
Native American 290 182 66.4 56.5-75.0 35 9.8 5.9-15.7 73 23.8 16.4-33.2
Other Minorities 378 202 54.0 44.4-63.4 47 10.9 6.9-16.8 129 35.0 26.1-45.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 413 220 51.2 42.2-60.1 52 11.4 7.5-17.0 141 37.4 28.7-47.0
-English Speaking 221 142 68.0 58.1-76.5 25 9.9 6.0-15.8 54 22.2 14.8-31.8
-Spanish Speaking 192 78 42.0 30.4-54.5 27 12.3 7.0-20.7 87 45.8 33.5-58.6
Non-Hispanic 12,063 8,753 73.4 72.0-74.8 883 7.2 6.5- 8.0 2,427 19.4 18.1-20.7
AGE
18-24 370 243 67.2 59.9-73.8 28 6.1 3.9- 9.4 99 26.7 20.5-34.1
25-34 1,136 837 70.5 65.8-74.9 73 6.4 4.4- 9.1 226 23.1 19.0-27.8
35-44 1,862 1,415 76.3 73.2-79.1 121 7.2 5.5- 9.4 326 16.5 14.2-19.0
45-54 2,435 1,847 74.4 71.5-77.1 179 7.9 6.4- 9.7 409 17.7 15.3-20.4
55-64 2,650 2,030 76.4 73.8-78.7 155 7.4 5.9- 9.2 465 16.2 14.3-18.4
65-74 2,244 1,571 69.0 66.1-71.8 161 6.8 5.4- 8.6 512 24.1 21.6-26.8
75+ 1,711 980 58.5 54.8-62.1 212 13.4 11.1-16.1 519 28.1 25.0-31.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,582 807 52.2 47.0-57.4 246 13.9 10.9-17.5 529 33.9 29.1-39.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,681 2,460 64.4 61.1-67.5 325 8.9 7.5-10.6 896 26.7 23.7-30.0
Some Post-H.S. 3,198 2,414 76.4 73.8-78.7 198 6.6 5.3- 8.3 586 17.0 15.0-19.2
College Graduate 4,031 3,304 83.3 81.5-84.9 166 4.3 3.5- 5.2 561 12.4 11.0-14.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,363 808 60.6 54.5-66.5 185 13.9 10.8-17.7 370 25.5 19.9-31.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,975 1,289 63.3 59.2-67.3 176 9.8 7.5-12.7 510 26.9 23.3-30.8
$25,000- 34,999 1,287 927 67.4 62.3-72.2 93 8.5 6.0-11.9 267 24.1 19.8-29.0
$35,000- 49,999 1,624 1,232 77.3 74.2-80.1 79 4.8 3.6- 6.4 313 17.9 15.4-20.8
$50,000-74,999 1,746 1,368 79.7 76.8-82.4 107 5.6 4.2- 7.4 271 14.7 12.4-17.3
$75,000+ 2,678 2,230 83.7 81.5-85.7 112 5.2 3.9- 6.8 336 11.1 9.5-12.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,442 2,956 66.6 63.9-69.1 431 9.5 8.2-11.0 1,055 23.9 21.6-26.4
No 7,863 5,915 74.5 72.7-76.3 482 6.6 5.7- 7.6 1,466 18.8 17.2-20.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,628 1,173 73.3 69.7-76.6 139 8.1 6.3-10.2 316 18.6 15.8-21.9
Non-Veteran 9,834 7,078 71.4 69.6-73.1 728 7.6 6.8- 8.6 2,028 21.0 19.4-22.7

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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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