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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for Piedmont North Carolina**

Cardiovascular Disease

After you left the hospital following your heart attack or stroke,did you go to any kind of outpatient rehabilitation? This is sometimes called 'rehab'*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 707 194 31.3 26.3-36.9 513 68.7 63.1-73.7
-Piedmont NC 273 72 31.0 23.8-39.3 201 69.0 60.7-76.2
GENDER
Male 125 40 33.8 24.1-45.0 85 66.2 55.0-75.9
Female 148 32 27.0 17.2-39.7 116 73.0 60.3-82.8
RACE
White 230 58 29.1 21.6-38.0 172 70.9 62.0-78.4
African American 35 12 36.5 19.2-58.1 23 63.5 41.9-80.8
Other Minorities 8 2 52.0 11.5-90.1 6 48.0 9.9-88.5
AGE
18-24 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
25-34 5 2 33.9 5.3-82.4 3 66.1 17.6-94.7
35-44 11 4 46.2 15.9-79.6 7 53.8 20.4-84.1
45-54 36 9 22.8 10.1-43.7 27 77.2 56.3-89.9
55-64 76 24 44.5 29.4-60.6 52 55.5 39.4-70.6
65-74 66 13 19.9 10.1-35.5 53 80.1 64.5-89.9
75+ 78 19 28.6 17.0-44.0 59 71.4 56.0-83.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 81 21 39.2 25.3-55.2 60 60.8 44.8-74.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 80 18 25.8 13.8-43.0 62 74.2 57.0-86.2
Some Post-H.S. 58 12 15.5 7.0-30.9 46 84.5 69.1-93.0
College Graduate 53 21 41.7 26.4-58.8 32 58.3 41.2-73.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 53 13 30.1 15.7-49.9 40 69.9 50.1-84.3
$15,000- 24,999 50 10 27.6 13.8-47.6 40 72.4 52.4-86.2
$25,000- 34,999 30 8 32.0 15.5-54.8 22 68.0 45.2-84.5
$35,000- 49,999 24 7 35.6 13.4-66.3 17 64.4 33.7-86.6
$50,000-74,999 19 6 31.2 12.4-59.2 13 68.8 40.8-87.6
$75,000+ 21 5 28.5 10.8-56.8 16 71.5 43.2-89.2
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 47 13 32.4 19.0-49.3 34 67.6 50.7-81.0
Guilford 38 11 25.9 13.6-43.8 27 74.1 56.2-86.4
Mecklenburg 32 7 31.0 15.0-53.5 25 69.0 46.5-85.0
Orange 16 2 13.9 3.3-43.2 14 86.1 56.8-96.7
Wake 22 7 35.4 15.0-63.1 15 64.6 36.9-85.0
Chatham/Lee 28 6 22.2 9.5-43.7 22 77.8 56.3-90.5
Nash/Wilson 27 7 18.6 8.5-36.0 20 81.4 64.0-91.5
Craven/Pamlico 32 5 21.0 8.6-42.9 27 79.0 57.1-91.4
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 47 14 27.7 15.9-43.7 33 72.3 56.3-84.1
Appalachian/Wilkes 36 13 38.5 23.4-56.2 23 61.5 43.8-76.6
Franklin/Gran./Vance 38 9 28.5 15.0-47.3 29 71.5 52.7-85.0
Graham/Swain/Jackson 32 8 24.9 12.3-44.0 24 75.1 56.0-87.7
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 43 14 36.8 22.7-53.5 29 63.2 46.5-77.3
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 32 7 19.5 8.6-38.4 25 80.5 61.6-91.4
Northeast NC I 31 7 25.6 11.9-46.6 24 74.4 53.4-88.1
Northeast NC II 50 12 27.6 15.9-43.4 38 72.4 56.6-84.1
Northeastern Partnership 81 19 27.0 17.3-39.6 62 73.0 60.4-82.7
Mountain AHEC 111 33 33.9 23.0-47.0 78 66.1 53.0-77.0
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 252 64 28.0 20.8-36.5 188 72.0 63.5-79.2
Piedmont 273 72 31.0 23.8-39.3 201 69.0 60.7-76.2
Western NC 182 58 37.5 25.6-51.1 124 62.5 48.9-74.4

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

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported having had a heart attack or stroke.

^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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