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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Cumberland County

Heart Attack or Stroke+

Which of the following do you think is a symptom of a heart attack. For each, tell me yes, no, or you're not sure.
Do you think chest pain or discomfort are symptoms of a heart attack?

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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 2,947 2,813 95.6 94.2-96.7 71 2.7 1.8- 4.1 63 1.7 1.2- 2.4
Cumberland County 211 200 96.4 93.0-98.2 6 1.7 0.7- 4.0 5 1.9 0.7- 5.1
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 199 190 96.3 92.6-98.2 5 2.0 0.7- 5.1 4 1.8 0.6- 4.8
Durham 178 166 93.0 86.6-96.4 5 2.8 1.0- 7.7 7 4.3 1.8- 9.9
Forsyth 218 213 97.7 93.9-99.2 4 2.0 0.6- 6.0 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8
Gaston 221 207 94.9 91.3-97.1 5 1.8 0.7- 4.4 9 3.3 1.6- 6.5
Guilford 208 197 96.0 91.5-98.1 7 2.7 1.0- 7.5 4 1.3 0.5- 3.5
Mecklenburg 207 199 95.3 90.4-97.8 3 2.0 0.6- 6.6 5 2.7 1.1- 6.8
New Hanover 200 191 94.8 87.7-97.9 4 1.5 0.5- 4.2 5 3.7 1.1-11.6
Onslow 209 203 97.2 93.5-98.8 4 1.7 0.6- 4.6 2 1.1 0.2- 5.2
Wake 204 194 97.0 94.2-98.4 4 1.0 0.3- 2.8 6 2.1 0.9- 4.6
Western NC 290 281 96.7 93.4-98.4 4 1.5 0.6- 3.9 5 1.8 0.7- 4.9
Piedmont NC 329 311 94.9 91.1-97.1 12 3.7 1.8- 7.4 6 1.4 0.5- 3.5
Eastern NC 273 261 95.1 89.3-97.8 8 3.6 1.3- 9.9 4 1.2 0.4- 3.5

+ Approximately half of the respondents received questions from this topic See Technical Notes for more information.

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for Cumberland County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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