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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Heart Attack and Stroke-FEMALES

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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
-FEMALES 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 6,220 4,673 77.2 75.5-78.9 338 4.7 4.0- 5.6 1,209 18.1 16.6-19.7
African American 1,153 737 64.6 59.5-69.5 133 11.2 8.7-14.4 283 24.1 19.6-29.3
Other Minorities 437 250 56.5 49.1-63.6 53 12.5 8.4-18.1 134 31.0 24.5-38.4
AGE
18-24 185 127 70.6 60.1-79.3 11 5.0 2.5- 9.7 47 24.4 16.1-35.0
25-34 748 553 71.5 66.5-76.1 47 6.5 4.2- 9.8 148 22.0 17.8-26.8
35-44 1,190 905 79.5 76.4-82.4 71 4.6 3.4- 6.2 214 15.9 13.3-18.8
45-54 1,456 1,119 75.4 71.7-78.8 100 7.4 5.4-10.0 237 17.2 14.3-20.5
55-64 1,608 1,240 76.7 73.5-79.6 84 6.8 5.0- 9.3 284 16.5 14.2-19.1
65+ 2,582 1,688 64.6 61.7-67.4 210 8.4 6.9-10.1 684 27.0 24.5-29.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 956 478 49.8 43.5-56.1 151 14.5 10.9-18.9 327 35.7 30.0-41.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,332 1,571 67.2 63.3-70.9 186 7.9 6.3- 9.9 575 24.8 21.3-28.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,082 1,582 76.4 73.2-79.3 114 5.9 4.4- 7.8 386 17.8 15.2-20.6
College Graduate 2,469 2,052 84.5 82.5-86.3 77 3.0 2.3- 4.0 340 12.5 10.9-14.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 973 593 64.2 58.2-69.7 119 11.6 8.6-15.5 261 24.2 19.4-29.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,299 869 65.6 60.6-70.3 108 9.8 7.1-13.3 322 24.6 20.4-29.3
$25,000- 34,999 807 598 71.1 65.2-76.3 52 6.8 4.5-10.1 157 22.1 17.3-27.8
$35,000- 49,999 1,017 790 77.5 73.4-81.1 30 3.3 2.1- 5.4 197 19.1 15.8-23.0
$50,000- 74,999 1,054 853 83.0 79.7-85.8 51 3.6 2.5- 5.0 150 13.4 10.8-16.5
$75,000+ 1,403 1,188 86.2 83.6-88.4 43 3.1 2.1- 4.6 172 10.7 8.8-13.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,857 1,903 66.6 63.4-69.7 256 9.0 7.4-10.8 698 24.4 21.6-27.5
No 4,867 3,706 76.2 74.0-78.2 261 5.4 4.5- 6.6 900 18.4 16.5-20.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 177 134 79.2 69.9-86.2 9 3.6 1.6- 8.0 34 17.2 10.7-26.3
Non-Veteran 7,006 5,074 73.0 71.1-74.9 482 6.8 5.9- 7.8 1,450 20.2 18.5-22.0

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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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