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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 15,228 9,813 62.7 61.6-63.7 2,216 15.7 14.9-16.5 3,199 21.7 20.8-22.6
-Alamance County 399 271 63.0 56.2-69.4 49 12.3 8.8-17.1 79 24.7 18.8-31.7
GENDER
Male 123 79 58.3 45.8-69.8 22 14.1 8.3-22.9 22 27.5 16.9-41.6
Female 276 192 66.4 59.3-72.9 27 11.0 7.1-16.8 57 22.5 17.1-29.1
RACE
White 298 203 65.3 58.2-71.8 38 13.5 9.2-19.5 57 21.2 15.9-27.6
Other 98 65 57.5 43.1-70.8 11 10.0 5.0-19.2 22 32.4 19.6-48.6
AGE
18-44 156 101 58.2 47.8-68.0 15 11.0 6.2-18.7 40 30.8 21.6-41.8
45+ 241 168 69.0 61.8-75.3 34 14.2 9.8-20.2 39 16.8 12.0-23.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 190 116 52.5 42.5-62.4 29 14.9 9.6-22.4 45 32.6 22.8-44.1
Some College + 206 152 72.3 64.1-79.2 20 10.1 5.9-16.9 34 17.5 12.1-24.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 225 143 55.9 46.8-64.6 33 13.5 9.0-19.6 49 30.6 22.2-40.6
$50,000+ 105 80 75.0 63.5-83.8 8 9.1 3.8-20.6 17 15.9 9.4-25.4

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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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