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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Heart Attack and Stroke-WHITES

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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
-WHITES 9,949 6,616 65.3 63.7-67.0 1,240 14.2 13.0-15.6 2,093 20.4 19.1-21.8
GENDER
Male 3,732 2,267 61.8 59.1-64.4 608 17.6 15.5-19.9 857 20.6 18.6-22.8
Female 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
HISPANIC
Hispanic 123 72 59.8 45.0-73.0 17 12.2 6.7-21.1 34 28.0 16.4-43.6
Non-Hispanic 9,810 6,534 65.4 63.7-67.1 1,222 14.3 13.0-15.7 2,054 20.3 19.0-21.7
AGE
18-24 241 137 56.3 47.0-65.1 44 21.1 14.5-29.7 60 22.6 16.0-31.0
25-34 801 492 61.1 56.0-65.9 125 16.9 13.4-21.1 184 22.0 18.2-26.4
35-44 1,395 897 64.4 60.6-68.0 206 15.8 13.1-19.0 292 19.8 16.9-23.0
45-54 1,899 1,300 68.5 65.4-71.4 212 12.1 10.0-14.6 387 19.4 17.1-21.9
55-64 2,145 1,567 73.1 70.3-75.7 206 9.9 8.1-12.0 372 17.0 14.9-19.4
65+ 3,392 2,170 64.2 61.8-66.5 434 12.9 11.3-14.6 788 22.9 21.0-25.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,058 553 53.5 46.9-60.0 192 20.9 15.6-27.5 313 25.6 20.4-31.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,861 1,771 59.4 56.0-62.6 383 15.9 13.3-18.8 707 24.7 22.0-27.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,595 1,793 66.7 63.3-69.9 308 13.5 11.3-16.1 494 19.8 17.2-22.7
College Graduate 3,426 2,494 72.1 69.9-74.3 357 11.7 10.1-13.5 575 16.2 14.6-17.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 879 521 56.7 50.4-62.8 130 16.9 12.6-22.3 228 26.4 21.0-32.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,420 884 61.5 56.9-66.0 201 16.1 12.6-20.3 335 22.4 19.2-26.0
$25,000- 34,999 1,001 693 64.3 57.7-70.5 112 15.9 10.3-23.7 196 19.8 15.8-24.4
$35,000-49,999 1,351 937 68.7 64.4-72.7 140 13.2 9.9-17.4 274 18.1 15.4-21.0
$50,000- 74,999 1,465 1,042 69.0 65.2-72.6 174 12.1 9.9-14.7 249 18.9 15.9-22.4
$75,000+ 2,380 1,665 68.9 65.9-71.8 283 14.0 11.9-16.4 432 17.1 15.0-19.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,457 2,236 64.4 61.5-67.2 442 13.3 11.5-15.3 779 22.3 19.9-25.0
No 6,362 4,315 66.4 64.4-68.3 775 14.7 13.1-16.5 1,272 18.9 17.5-20.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,337 816 64.2 60.3-67.9 206 15.4 12.6-18.5 315 20.4 17.6-23.5
Non-Veteran 7,777 5,258 65.2 63.3-67.2 931 14.2 12.8-15.8 1,588 20.5 19.0-22.2

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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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