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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Heart Attack and Stroke

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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 12,534 10,969 86.5 85.3-87.7 757 6.4 5.6- 7.2 808 7.1 6.1- 8.2
-Onslow County 365 325 89.6 85.3-92.8 25 6.3 4.0- 9.9 15 4.1 2.2- 7.3
GENDER
Male 117 103 87.7 78.9-93.1 9 8.0 3.9-15.9 5 4.3 1.6-11.0
Female 248 222 90.9 86.0-94.2 16 5.2 2.9- 9.0 10 3.9 1.9- 8.1
RACE
White 293 264 90.7 86.0-93.9 17 5.7 3.3- 9.6 12 3.6 1.8- 7.2
Other 70 59 86.1 74.3-93.0 8 8.5 3.5-19.1 3 5.5 1.8-15.7
AGE
18-44 119 105 88.6 81.0-93.4 9 7.1 3.5-13.8 5 4.3 1.8-10.1
45+ 244 219 90.8 85.9-94.1 15 5.3 3.1- 9.1 10 3.8 1.8- 8.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 148 125 87.5 80.2-92.4 15 8.1 4.4-14.5 8 4.4 1.9- 9.8
Some College + 216 200 91.2 85.3-94.9 10 5.2 2.5-10.1 6 3.7 1.5- 8.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 193 177 91.7 85.4-95.4 11 6.0 3.0-11.8 5 2.3 0.8- 6.7
$50,000+ 127 114 87.6 79.2-92.9 7 6.1 2.7-12.8 6 6.3 2.7-13.8

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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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