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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance 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 15,262 4,588 31.9 30.8-32.9 6,336 40.4 39.4-41.5 4,338 27.7 26.7-28.7
-Alamance County 400 123 34.6 28.8-40.9 158 33.6 28.4-39.4 119 31.8 25.6-38.6
GENDER
Male 123 40 33.5 23.7-45.1 51 30.3 21.9-40.3 32 36.1 24.7-49.4
Female 277 83 35.4 28.7-42.7 107 36.1 29.8-42.8 87 28.6 22.9-35.0
RACE
White 299 82 35.0 28.2-42.6 130 38.1 31.9-44.8 87 26.9 21.2-33.4
Other 98 41 34.2 23.8-46.4 27 24.2 15.6-35.4 30 41.6 28.3-56.2
AGE
18-44 156 63 39.8 30.8-49.6 47 25.8 18.9-34.0 46 34.4 24.9-45.3
45+ 242 59 27.8 21.4-35.3 111 44.1 37.0-51.3 72 28.1 22.2-34.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 191 54 30.6 22.7-39.7 67 30.3 22.9-38.9 70 39.1 29.4-49.9
Some College + 206 68 38.5 30.3-47.4 89 36.2 29.1-44.0 49 25.3 18.6-33.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 226 67 31.8 24.5-40.0 89 33.6 26.5-41.5 70 34.7 26.2-44.3
$50,000+ 105 36 43.4 31.9-55.6 41 31.8 22.9-42.3 28 24.8 16.6-35.4

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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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): 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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