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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for Guilford 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 9,310 6,650 70.8 69.2-72.3 687 7.4 6.5- 8.4 1,973 21.8 20.5-23.2
-Guilford County 442 329 76.3 71.5-80.6 29 5.7 3.7- 8.8 84 18.0 14.3-22.4
GENDER
Male 163 119 75.3 67.1-82.0 11 6.4 3.1-12.6 33 18.4 12.7-25.8
Female 279 210 77.3 71.4-82.3 18 5.1 3.1- 8.3 51 17.6 13.2-23.2
RACE
White 310 237 78.5 73.0-83.1 19 5.2 3.2- 8.3 54 16.3 12.2-21.4
Other 131 92 72.2 62.0-80.6 10 6.8 2.8-15.6 29 20.9 13.9-30.2
AGE
18-44 175 131 78.8 71.1-84.9 11 5.9 2.8-12.0 33 15.3 10.3-22.0
45+ 263 194 73.6 67.1-79.2 18 5.6 3.4- 9.1 51 20.8 15.7-27.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 152 93 63.1 53.7-71.5 15 9.7 5.2-17.3 44 27.3 20.0-36.0
Some College + 288 235 83.9 78.6-88.0 13 3.3 1.8- 5.8 40 12.8 9.1-17.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 141 73.2 65.0-80.0 14 7.2 3.7-13.7 39 19.6 13.9-27.0
$50,000+ 140 110 80.6 72.3-86.8 8 4.3 2.1- 8.7 22 15.1 9.5-23.2
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 450 343 73.1 67.7-77.9 28 6.5 4.2- 9.8 79 20.4 16.0-25.6
Guilford 442 329 76.3 71.5-80.6 29 5.7 3.7- 8.8 84 18.0 14.3-22.4
Mecklenburg 443 331 69.4 63.3-74.9 24 6.8 3.8-11.8 88 23.8 18.9-29.4
Orange 450 333 67.9 59.7-75.1 28 5.4 3.6- 8.0 89 26.7 19.6-35.3
Wake 446 328 70.1 64.2-75.3 28 8.4 5.4-12.9 90 21.5 16.9-27.0
Chatham/Lee 393 273 65.8 58.9-72.1 35 11.3 6.7-18.6 85 22.9 18.0-28.5
Nash/Wilson 371 267 71.4 65.7-76.5 29 7.5 5.1-11.1 75 21.0 16.5-26.4
Craven/Pamlico 446 322 71.5 65.8-76.5 36 9.3 6.3-13.6 88 19.2 15.0-24.3
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 429 289 68.2 62.7-73.3 40 8.0 5.7-11.1 100 23.8 19.2-29.0
Appalachian/Wilkes 453 319 70.3 64.4-75.6 25 4.7 3.0- 7.3 109 25.0 20.1-30.7
Franklin/Gran./Vance 471 332 70.5 63.7-76.4 38 7.5 5.2-10.8 101 22.0 16.8-28.2
Graham/Swain/Jackson 423 319 71.4 60.4-80.4 20 4.2 2.4- 7.2 84 24.4 15.5-36.2
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 469 320 67.7 62.5-72.4 41 8.3 5.9-11.7 108 24.0 19.8-28.8
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 411 284 69.2 63.4-74.5 40 9.2 6.3-13.2 87 21.6 17.1-26.9
Northeast NC I 452 286 65.5 59.7-70.9 52 11.7 8.6-15.7 114 22.8 18.5-27.9
Northeast NC II 506 342 65.5 60.0-70.6 45 11.7 8.1-16.8 119 22.8 18.6-27.6
Northeastern Partnership 958 628 65.5 61.4-69.4 97 11.7 9.0-15.1 233 22.8 19.6-26.3
Mountain AHEC 1,294 971 74.1 70.4-77.6 72 5.0 3.7- 6.7 251 20.9 17.7-24.5
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 3,258 2,259 70.4 67.7-73.0 281 8.2 6.6-10.0 718 21.4 19.2-23.9
Piedmont 3,994 2,893 71.0 68.8-73.1 283 7.4 6.2- 8.8 818 21.7 19.8-23.7
Western NC 2,058 1,498 70.7 67.3-73.9 123 5.9 4.4- 7.8 437 23.4 20.4-26.7

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (AHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

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

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