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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Heart Attack and Stroke-WHITES

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Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,510 8,998 71.9 70.4-73.3 936 7.5 6.8- 8.3 2,576 20.6 19.3-22.0
-WHITES 9,954 7,392 76.1 74.7-77.5 636 6.2 5.4- 7.0 1,926 17.7 16.4-19.0
GENDER
Male 3,734 2,719 74.9 72.5-77.2 298 7.8 6.5- 9.3 717 17.3 15.3-19.4
Female 6,220 4,673 77.2 75.5-78.9 338 4.7 4.0- 5.6 1,209 18.1 16.6-19.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 123 81 74.1 61.0-84.0 11 4.4 2.1- 9.1 31 21.5 12.3-34.7
Non-Hispanic 9,815 7,301 76.2 74.7-77.6 625 6.2 5.5- 7.1 1,889 17.6 16.4-18.9
AGE
18-24 241 177 78.6 71.1-84.6 11 4.3 2.2- 8.1 53 17.0 11.6-24.3
25-34 802 616 74.2 69.2-78.7 41 5.7 3.6- 8.9 145 20.1 16.0-24.9
35-44 1,395 1,094 79.4 76.0-82.4 80 7.0 4.9- 9.8 221 13.7 11.4-16.2
45-54 1,899 1,496 78.9 76.1-81.5 115 5.9 4.6- 7.6 288 15.2 12.9-17.7
55-64 2,146 1,698 80.2 77.7-82.4 91 4.7 3.5- 6.3 357 15.1 13.1-17.3
65+ 3,395 2,254 66.6 64.3-68.9 294 8.5 7.2- 9.9 847 24.9 22.8-27.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,061 571 55.1 48.6-61.4 151 12.1 8.8-16.5 339 32.8 26.9-39.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,862 1,969 70.7 67.8-73.5 210 6.9 5.5- 8.5 683 22.4 19.9-25.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,596 2,001 78.5 75.8-81.0 141 5.9 4.4- 7.7 454 15.6 13.5-17.9
College Graduate 3,426 2,846 84.4 82.5-86.1 133 4.2 3.3- 5.3 447 11.4 9.9-13.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 880 549 67.3 61.6-72.5 97 12.2 8.5-17.2 234 20.6 16.8-25.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,420 957 68.7 64.4-72.7 109 8.0 5.8-11.1 354 23.3 19.8-27.1
$25,000- 34,999 1,002 756 74.5 69.3-79.1 55 5.2 3.2- 8.3 191 20.3 16.1-25.1
$35,000-49,999 1,352 1,037 78.6 75.2-81.6 61 4.3 3.0- 5.9 254 17.2 14.4-20.3
$50,000- 74,999 1,466 1,159 80.6 77.4-83.4 87 5.7 4.1- 7.9 220 13.7 11.4-16.5
$75,000+ 2,379 1,989 83.9 81.5-86.0 94 5.2 3.8- 7.0 296 11.0 9.3-12.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,461 2,377 70.3 67.6-72.9 284 8.1 6.8- 9.8 800 21.6 19.3-24.0
No 6,361 4,926 78.8 77.2-80.4 340 5.4 4.5- 6.5 1,095 15.7 14.4-17.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,338 963 74.4 70.7-77.7 115 8.0 6.1-10.3 260 17.6 14.8-20.9
Non-Veteran 7,780 5,813 76.1 74.4-77.8 475 6.1 5.2- 7.1 1,492 17.8 16.3-19.3

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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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