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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 15,237 5,755 38.0 37.0-39.1 5,667 37.7 36.6-38.8 3,815 24.3 23.4-25.2
-Alamance County 399 154 39.1 33.2-45.4 138 31.7 26.3-37.5 107 29.2 23.1-36.1
GENDER
Male 123 46 33.0 23.4-44.2 48 33.7 24.4-44.6 29 33.3 22.0-46.8
Female 276 108 43.7 36.8-50.8 90 30.1 24.2-36.8 78 26.2 20.7-32.6
RACE
White 298 109 39.2 32.4-46.5 115 37.3 30.9-44.3 74 23.4 18.1-29.8
Other 98 44 39.0 27.7-51.6 22 19.7 12.1-30.4 32 41.3 28.1-55.9
AGE
18-44 156 65 39.6 30.7-49.3 55 30.9 23.1-40.0 36 29.5 20.3-40.7
45+ 241 87 38.2 31.2-45.6 83 32.8 26.5-39.8 71 29.0 22.9-36.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 190 79 37.2 28.8-46.4 51 25.4 18.4-33.9 60 37.4 27.6-48.4
Some College + 206 75 41.6 33.5-50.2 85 37.1 29.6-45.2 46 21.3 15.2-29.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 225 92 37.4 29.8-45.7 72 31.6 24.3-39.8 61 31.0 22.7-40.8
$50,000+ 105 35 41.8 30.5-53.9 47 38.3 28.2-49.5 23 19.9 12.7-29.8

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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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