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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Heart Attack and Stroke-FEMALES

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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
-FEMALES 7,862 6,946 88.0 86.4-89.4 410 5.1 4.3- 6.1 506 6.9 5.7- 8.3
RACE
White 6,230 5,586 90.1 88.6-91.4 278 3.9 3.2- 4.8 366 6.0 4.9- 7.3
African American 1,156 978 83.9 78.6-88.1 91 8.0 5.8-11.0 87 8.1 4.7-13.6
Other Minorities 437 353 80.6 73.7-86.0 38 6.4 4.3- 9.4 46 13.1 8.2-20.2
AGE
18-24 186 156 78.3 66.8-86.6 12 7.9 3.7-15.9 18 13.8 7.0-25.5
25-34 750 674 86.9 82.3-90.5 36 4.9 3.1- 7.6 40 8.2 5.2-12.7
35-44 1,191 1,083 92.7 90.7-94.3 57 3.6 2.6- 5.0 51 3.8 2.6- 5.4
45-54 1,460 1,330 90.7 87.9-92.8 60 4.5 2.9- 6.8 70 4.8 3.4- 6.8
55-64 1,609 1,457 89.9 87.5-91.9 74 4.8 3.5- 6.8 78 5.2 3.9- 7.0
65+ 2,586 2,178 85.4 83.4-87.2 165 6.1 4.9- 7.5 243 8.5 7.1-10.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 958 737 80.5 75.7-84.5 93 8.0 5.7-11.1 128 11.5 8.3-15.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,337 2,017 82.8 78.4-86.5 154 7.3 5.3-10.1 166 9.9 6.8-14.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,086 1,872 89.3 86.8-91.4 90 4.3 3.0- 5.9 124 6.4 4.8- 8.5
College Graduate 2,471 2,311 94.2 92.7-95.4 73 2.8 2.0- 3.9 87 3.1 2.2- 4.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 974 792 79.9 73.8-84.9 81 10.6 6.6-16.6 101 9.5 6.7-13.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,299 1,126 84.1 79.2-88.1 92 7.1 4.7-10.5 81 8.8 5.7-13.3
$25,000- 34,999 811 740 90.0 84.9-93.5 25 3.6 2.3- 5.7 46 6.4 3.4-11.8
$35,000- 49,999 1,019 941 91.3 88.2-93.7 33 4.0 2.4- 6.7 45 4.7 3.1- 6.9
$50,000- 74,999 1,055 985 94.4 92.5-95.8 40 2.8 1.9- 4.2 30 2.8 1.8- 4.3
$75,000+ 1,404 1,302 92.9 90.7-94.6 42 3.0 1.9- 4.6 60 4.1 2.8- 6.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,857 2,436 84.1 81.0-86.8 185 6.0 4.8- 7.4 236 9.9 7.4-13.0
No 4,869 4,409 89.9 88.0-91.6 209 4.7 3.6- 6.0 251 5.4 4.2- 7.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 177 161 95.3 91.6-97.5 10 3.6 1.7- 7.3 6 1.1 0.4- 2.6
Non-Veteran 7,016 6,203 87.9 86.1-89.4 366 5.2 4.3- 6.2 447 7.0 5.7- 8.5

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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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