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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 12,502 4,353 35.5 34.0-37.0 4,688 39.0 37.4-40.5 3,461 25.5 24.2-26.9
-FEMALES 7,842 2,569 33.3 31.5-35.1 2,947 38.9 37.1-40.7 2,326 27.9 26.2-29.6
RACE
White 6,219 1,865 29.6 27.8-31.6 2,518 43.3 41.2-45.3 1,836 27.1 25.3-29.0
African American 1,150 513 45.1 40.0-50.2 302 27.4 23.4-31.8 335 27.5 23.5-31.9
Other Minorities 435 174 39.4 32.5-46.7 117 26.0 20.6-32.4 144 34.6 27.7-42.2
AGE
18-24 185 78 42.7 32.8-53.2 54 29.6 21.4-39.4 53 27.7 19.3-37.9
25-34 748 265 33.6 29.1-38.3 300 39.8 35.0-44.8 183 26.6 22.3-31.4
35-44 1,189 361 30.7 26.8-34.8 543 46.8 42.7-51.0 285 22.5 19.4-25.9
45-54 1,456 460 30.4 27.2-33.9 641 43.9 40.2-47.7 355 25.7 22.4-29.2
55-64 1,606 478 29.5 26.4-32.9 645 41.2 37.8-44.7 483 29.2 26.2-32.5
65+ 2,578 900 36.2 33.3-39.1 732 28.3 25.8-31.0 946 35.5 32.8-38.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 954 390 40.6 34.5-46.9 206 26.7 21.0-33.3 358 32.7 27.5-38.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,328 846 36.8 33.2-40.5 710 31.8 28.5-35.2 772 31.4 28.0-35.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,082 688 33.9 30.4-37.5 820 38.9 35.5-42.4 574 27.3 24.1-30.7
College Graduate 2,468 640 26.9 24.4-29.6 1,210 49.8 46.9-52.7 618 23.3 21.0-25.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 971 409 43.7 37.6-50.0 251 27.1 22.1-32.7 311 29.2 24.0-35.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,296 507 38.6 33.9-43.4 362 31.5 27.0-36.5 427 29.9 25.6-34.6
$25,000- 34,999 807 285 40.0 33.8-46.5 281 32.1 27.2-37.5 241 27.9 23.3-32.9
$35,000- 49,999 1,017 309 33.0 28.6-37.7 400 39.7 34.8-44.9 308 27.3 23.5-31.4
$50,000- 74,999 1,054 281 29.9 25.7-34.5 506 46.8 42.3-51.5 267 23.3 19.8-27.1
$75,000+ 1,404 360 25.4 22.2-28.8 727 50.7 46.8-54.5 317 24.0 20.5-27.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,854 1,054 39.2 36.0-42.5 916 32.0 29.2-34.9 884 28.8 25.8-31.9
No 4,866 1,470 30.1 27.9-32.3 1,997 42.5 40.2-44.8 1,399 27.5 25.4-29.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 176 64 37.6 27.6-48.7 68 41.9 31.2-53.4 44 20.5 13.8-29.5
Non-Veteran 7,000 2,281 33.0 31.1-35.0 2,625 39.0 37.1-41.0 2,094 28.0 26.2-29.8

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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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