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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 12,498 8,165 62.8 61.3-64.4 1,623 15.1 14.0-16.3 2,710 22.0 20.7-23.5
-FEMALES 7,841 5,353 65.9 63.9-67.7 858 12.1 10.8-13.5 1,630 22.0 20.4-23.8
RACE
White 6,217 4,349 68.5 66.5-70.5 632 11.2 9.8-12.9 1,236 20.3 18.6-22.0
African American 1,151 719 58.5 53.3-63.5 167 14.9 12.0-18.3 265 26.6 21.9-32.0
Other Minorities 435 262 60.9 53.5-67.9 53 9.9 7.0-14.0 120 29.1 22.6-36.7
AGE
18-24 185 100 48.5 38.4-58.8 25 18.2 11.2-28.3 60 33.2 24.1-43.8
25-34 748 450 61.2 56.3-66.0 111 14.6 11.5-18.2 187 24.2 20.1-28.8
35-44 1,189 773 67.3 63.3-71.0 162 12.2 9.8-15.0 254 20.5 17.3-24.1
45-54 1,455 1,033 69.7 66.0-73.1 151 10.8 8.6-13.6 271 19.5 16.6-22.7
55-64 1,607 1,226 76.5 73.4-79.2 127 8.1 6.4-10.3 254 15.4 13.2-18.0
65+ 2,577 1,716 65.4 62.5-68.2 269 10.9 9.1-12.9 592 23.7 21.2-26.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 953 526 54.9 48.5-61.2 146 17.5 12.2-24.3 281 27.6 22.6-33.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,328 1,490 59.8 55.9-63.7 287 14.2 11.7-17.2 551 26.0 22.3-30.0
Some Post-H.S. 2,082 1,476 67.5 63.9-70.8 215 11.0 9.0-13.4 391 21.5 18.6-24.8
College Graduate 2,468 1,855 73.8 71.2-76.3 209 9.2 7.6-11.0 404 17.0 14.9-19.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 970 588 57.2 51.0-63.2 139 15.3 11.1-20.8 243 27.4 22.3-33.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,297 848 63.1 58.2-67.8 161 12.3 9.7-15.5 288 24.6 20.4-29.3
$25,000- 34,999 806 578 67.7 61.1-73.7 76 13.3 8.5-20.2 152 19.0 14.7-24.2
$35,000- 49,999 1,017 731 68.3 63.0-73.1 89 13.5 9.3-19.3 197 18.2 15.1-21.8
$50,000- 74,999 1,054 793 73.1 68.7-77.2 104 9.5 7.2-12.3 157 17.4 13.9-21.6
$75,000+ 1,404 1,022 72.6 69.2-75.7 138 10.3 8.3-12.9 244 17.1 14.6-19.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,853 1,907 65.4 62.1-68.6 313 10.2 8.6-12.0 633 24.4 21.4-27.7
No 4,867 3,387 66.6 64.3-68.9 525 12.9 11.2-14.9 955 20.4 18.6-22.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 176 128 70.0 59.3-78.9 16 11.1 6.1-19.3 32 18.9 11.8-28.8
Non-Veteran 7,000 4,785 65.7 63.6-67.7 768 12.2 10.8-13.7 1,447 22.1 20.4-24.0

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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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