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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 12,516 11,479 89.6 88.4-90.6 291 3.5 2.9- 4.2 746 7.0 6.1- 8.0
-FEMALES 7,852 7,313 91.8 90.3-93.1 148 2.6 1.9- 3.5 391 5.6 4.5- 6.9
RACE
White 6,224 5,903 95.2 94.1-96.0 85 1.5 1.0- 2.3 236 3.3 2.6- 4.1
African American 1,152 1,037 86.3 80.7-90.5 33 3.6 2.1- 6.1 82 10.0 6.2-15.8
Other Minorities 437 340 74.6 67.5-80.6 28 7.6 4.6-12.2 69 17.9 12.7-24.7
AGE
18-24 185 159 84.8 74.0-91.6 8 4.9 1.9-12.0 18 10.3 4.6-21.2
25-34 749 693 89.3 84.7-92.6 18 2.9 1.6- 5.1 38 7.8 4.8-12.4
35-44 1,190 1,126 94.7 91.9-96.5 26 2.6 1.2- 5.7 38 2.7 1.8- 4.0
45-54 1,458 1,405 95.3 92.7-97.0 18 1.9 0.8- 4.2 35 2.8 1.6- 4.8
55-64 1,608 1,549 96.0 94.2-97.2 17 1.4 0.6- 3.0 42 2.7 1.8- 3.9
65+ 2,582 2,309 88.7 86.4-90.7 58 2.3 1.5- 3.5 215 9.0 7.2-11.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 957 759 78.6 73.4-83.0 52 5.6 3.7- 8.6 146 15.8 12.0-20.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,332 2,150 88.2 83.8-91.5 51 4.0 2.3- 6.8 131 7.8 5.1-11.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,083 1,984 94.9 93.0-96.4 26 1.7 0.9- 3.3 73 3.3 2.3- 4.9
College Graduate 2,470 2,411 97.3 96.1-98.2 19 0.9 0.5- 1.7 40 1.8 1.1- 2.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 971 831 80.2 73.6-85.5 36 8.0 4.0-15.3 104 11.7 8.5-16.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,299 1,209 90.2 85.7-93.4 24 2.4 1.3- 4.4 66 7.4 4.5-11.8
$25,000- 34,999 809 770 94.5 91.2-96.6 14 2.9 1.3- 6.1 25 2.6 1.5- 4.6
$35,000- 49,999 1,017 982 96.6 94.6-97.9 8 1.0 0.3- 3.0 27 2.3 1.4- 3.8
$50,000- 74,999 1,055 1,031 98.0 96.5-98.9 9 0.8 0.3- 2.0 15 1.2 0.6- 2.5
$75,000+ 1,404 1,376 98.3 97.2-99.0 9 0.7 0.3- 1.6 19 1.0 0.6- 1.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,856 2,590 89.6 87.0-91.8 72 2.6 1.8- 3.7 194 7.8 5.8-10.3
No 4,868 4,614 93.1 91.2-94.6 71 2.3 1.6- 3.5 183 4.6 3.4- 6.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 177 170 97.1 93.2-98.8 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 6 2.6 1.0- 6.5
Non-Veteran 7,007 6,521 91.6 90.0-93.0 139 2.7 1.9- 3.7 347 5.7 4.6- 7.2

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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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