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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 12,498 8,165 62.8 61.3-64.4 1,623 15.1 14.0-16.3 2,710 22.0 20.7-23.5
-MALES 4,657 2,812 59.6 57.0-62.2 765 18.3 16.4-20.4 1,080 22.1 19.9-24.4
RACE
White 3,732 2,267 61.8 59.1-64.4 608 17.6 15.5-19.9 857 20.6 18.6-22.8
African American 557 342 54.4 47.7-60.9 87 20.7 15.8-26.6 128 24.9 19.2-31.6
Other Minorities 325 184 56.0 45.5-65.9 61 17.1 12.0-23.8 80 26.9 17.8-38.6
AGE
18-24 184 101 53.6 43.0-63.9 41 20.9 14.0-30.0 42 25.4 16.9-36.4
25-34 387 227 56.0 48.2-63.4 81 21.6 16.4-28.0 79 22.4 16.1-30.4
35-44 672 403 59.9 54.5-65.1 122 19.6 15.7-24.2 147 20.5 16.6-25.0
45-54 979 614 62.7 58.0-67.1 132 15.0 12.0-18.7 233 22.3 18.5-26.6
55-64 1,041 688 66.8 62.5-70.8 139 14.8 11.6-18.7 214 18.4 15.5-21.8
65+ 1,372 766 57.7 53.9-61.5 246 18.3 15.3-21.6 360 24.0 21.1-27.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 625 301 51.0 42.9-59.1 130 20.5 15.4-26.7 194 28.5 21.2-37.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,348 750 52.7 47.5-57.7 237 20.8 16.9-25.2 361 26.6 22.0-31.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,115 707 63.8 58.8-68.6 178 17.6 14.1-21.8 230 18.6 15.1-22.6
College Graduate 1,562 1,048 66.8 63.4-70.1 220 15.6 13.0-18.6 294 17.5 15.2-20.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 390 200 48.0 37.1-59.1 71 19.4 13.2-27.6 119 32.7 21.6-46.1
$15,000- 24,999 674 362 54.5 47.6-61.3 135 23.0 17.7-29.4 177 22.4 17.6-28.1
$25,000- 34,999 480 278 53.8 45.1-62.2 84 22.7 15.2-32.4 118 23.5 17.1-31.4
$35,000- 49,999 606 400 69.4 63.9-74.3 79 11.8 8.8-15.7 127 18.8 15.0-23.4
$50,000- 74,999 691 442 62.0 56.1-67.7 101 16.6 12.5-21.7 148 21.4 17.1-26.5
$75,000+ 1,275 853 66.1 61.8-70.1 193 18.2 15.0-21.9 229 15.7 12.9-19.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,583 925 59.6 55.2-64.0 252 15.8 13.2-18.9 406 24.6 20.8-28.8
No 2,996 1,853 60.5 57.3-63.5 497 19.4 17.0-22.1 646 20.1 17.6-22.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,450 876 62.8 58.6-66.8 225 16.2 13.3-19.6 349 21.0 18.0-24.4
Non-Veteran 2,825 1,709 58.2 54.9-61.5 479 19.0 16.6-21.6 637 22.8 19.9-25.9

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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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