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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 12,502 4,353 35.5 34.0-37.0 4,688 39.0 37.4-40.5 3,461 25.5 24.2-26.9
-MALES 4,660 1,784 37.9 35.4-40.3 1,741 39.1 36.6-41.7 1,135 23.0 20.9-25.3
RACE
White 3,734 1,348 34.8 32.3-37.4 1,480 43.1 40.4-45.9 906 22.1 19.9-24.4
African American 557 283 51.6 45.0-58.1 147 24.7 19.8-30.4 127 23.7 18.4-29.9
Other Minorities 326 141 38.0 29.0-47.8 98 35.6 26.0-46.6 87 26.4 18.6-36.1
AGE
18-24 184 81 38.8 29.7-48.8 60 36.7 26.7-48.0 43 24.5 16.2-35.2
25-34 387 136 35.1 28.3-42.5 163 42.3 34.8-50.2 88 22.6 17.1-29.3
35-44 672 226 34.6 29.4-40.3 282 42.8 37.5-48.2 164 22.6 18.5-27.3
45-54 979 380 39.6 35.1-44.3 377 39.1 34.8-43.7 222 21.2 17.6-25.3
55-64 1,043 371 34.9 30.8-39.1 421 40.1 36.0-44.4 251 25.0 21.1-29.3
65+ 1,373 585 46.4 42.6-50.3 430 30.9 27.4-34.6 358 22.7 19.8-25.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 625 266 38.0 30.9-45.7 153 28.5 21.5-36.7 206 33.5 26.0-41.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,348 600 41.7 37.0-46.5 385 32.4 27.4-37.7 363 25.9 21.9-30.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,116 422 41.0 35.8-46.4 441 39.7 34.6-45.1 253 19.3 15.9-23.1
College Graduate 1,563 493 31.5 28.3-35.0 759 50.0 46.3-53.7 311 18.5 15.7-21.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 390 187 41.1 31.3-51.7 99 33.8 22.6-47.2 104 25.1 17.1-35.2
$15,000- 24,999 675 314 44.9 38.1-52.0 179 28.4 22.4-35.2 182 26.7 21.1-33.2
$25,000- 34,999 480 182 39.4 31.4-48.0 156 34.3 26.4-43.1 142 26.3 20.2-33.5
$35,000- 49,999 607 243 44.6 38.4-51.0 215 35.4 29.8-41.3 149 20.0 16.0-24.7
$50,000- 74,999 692 264 38.5 32.7-44.6 278 40.5 34.7-46.5 150 21.1 16.6-26.4
$75,000+ 1,275 386 29.5 25.8-33.5 641 53.2 48.8-57.6 248 17.3 14.4-20.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,585 657 42.4 38.1-46.9 521 33.9 29.6-38.6 407 23.6 20.0-27.7
No 2,996 1,104 36.9 33.9-39.9 1,191 41.0 37.9-44.1 701 22.2 19.7-24.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,452 582 38.0 33.8-42.3 525 40.3 36.0-44.7 345 21.7 18.5-25.4
Non-Veteran 2,826 1,034 37.9 34.8-41.0 1,100 39.1 35.9-42.3 692 23.1 20.4-26.0

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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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