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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Heart Attack and Stroke-MALES

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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
-MALES 4,664 4,166 87.1 85.2-88.9 143 4.4 3.5- 5.6 355 8.4 7.0-10.2
RACE
White 3,737 3,421 91.7 90.1-93.1 84 2.5 1.8- 3.5 232 5.7 4.6- 7.2
African American 557 469 81.3 75.3-86.2 26 7.2 4.5-11.4 62 11.5 7.6-17.0
Other Minorities 327 240 68.8 59.1-77.1 31 11.5 7.2-17.9 56 19.7 12.8-29.0
AGE
18-24 185 151 82.7 74.1-88.8 10 5.2 2.6-10.1 24 12.2 6.9-20.4
25-34 388 334 84.3 78.1-88.9 24 5.7 3.5- 9.0 30 10.1 6.1-16.1
35-44 672 608 85.4 80.2-89.5 25 6.4 3.8-10.6 39 8.2 5.2-12.5
45-54 979 907 91.2 87.9-93.6 22 3.5 2.1- 5.7 50 5.4 3.5- 8.2
55-64 1,044 979 93.1 89.4-95.6 18 1.9 0.9- 3.9 47 5.0 2.9- 8.6
65+ 1,374 1,168 85.8 82.7-88.4 43 3.4 2.0- 5.7 163 10.8 8.7-13.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 629 451 67.1 58.9-74.4 37 8.4 5.0-13.8 141 24.5 17.9-32.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,349 1,169 83.4 79.5-86.7 51 5.6 3.8- 8.1 129 11.0 8.2-14.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,116 1,037 92.8 90.0-94.9 32 3.1 1.9- 5.1 47 4.1 2.6- 6.4
College Graduate 1,562 1,502 95.5 93.6-96.8 23 2.5 1.5- 4.3 37 2.0 1.3- 3.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 390 298 68.5 57.2-77.9 20 5.5 2.9-10.1 72 26.0 17.1-37.4
$15,000- 24,999 678 552 75.3 68.3-81.1 32 8.8 5.3-14.3 94 15.9 11.1-22.2
$25,000- 34,999 480 429 87.4 80.9-92.0 21 5.8 3.2-10.3 30 6.8 3.4-12.9
$35,000- 49,999 607 565 94.0 91.2-95.9 16 2.8 1.6- 5.0 26 3.2 2.0- 5.3
$50,000- 74,999 692 651 91.4 87.0-94.4 14 3.3 1.6- 6.7 27 5.3 3.0- 9.0
$75,000+ 1,275 1,223 95.1 92.4-96.8 19 2.4 1.3- 4.4 33 2.5 1.4- 4.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,585 1,359 82.7 78.7-86.1 62 5.7 4.0- 8.1 164 11.6 8.7-15.4
No 2,997 2,743 89.2 86.9-91.2 75 3.7 2.7- 5.2 179 7.0 5.4- 9.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,451 1,307 90.4 87.6-92.7 36 2.2 1.3- 3.6 108 7.4 5.4-10.0
Non-Veteran 2,831 2,516 85.5 82.9-87.8 99 5.2 4.0- 6.8 216 9.3 7.4-11.7

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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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