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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Heart Attack and Stroke

If you thought someone was having a heart attack or a stroke, what is the first thing you would do?

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Respond.^
Take them to the hospital Tell them to call doctor Call 911 Call a family member Do something else
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,114 636 5.0 4.5- 5.6 134 0.9 0.7- 1.1 13,439 88.2 87.4-89.0 82 0.5 0.4- 0.7 823 5.4 4.9- 5.9
-Cabarrus County 379 18 6.2 3.5-10.7 0 0.0 . - . 337 88.1 83.3-91.7 3 0.8 0.2- 3.2 21 4.9 3.0- 7.8
GENDER
Male 139 8 7.5 3.4-15.7 0 0.0 . - . 123 87.4 79.0-92.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 7 4.9 2.2-10.5
Female 240 10 5.0 2.2-10.6 0 0.0 . - . 214 88.8 82.9-92.9 2 1.3 0.3- 6.3 14 4.9 2.8- 8.4
RACE
White 318 14 6.0 3.2-11.0 0 0.0 . - . 286 88.8 83.6-92.6 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 17 5.1 3.0- 8.5
Other 58 4 7.2 2.1-22.2 0 0.0 . - . 48 85.0 70.8-93.0 2 3.3 0.6-15.1 4 4.5 1.6-12.1
AGE
18-44 151 7 6.6 2.8-14.9 0 0.0 . - . 140 90.2 81.8-95.0 1 1.0 0.1- 6.8 3 2.2 0.6- 7.4
45+ 226 9 4.6 2.3- 9.1 0 0.0 . - . 197 86.7 81.0-90.9 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 18 8.1 5.0-12.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 165 8 7.6 3.3-16.6 0 0.0 . - . 148 87.0 78.2-92.6 2 1.5 0.3- 7.0 7 4.0 1.8- 8.5
Some College + 214 10 5.0 2.4- 9.9 0 0.0 . - . 189 89.1 83.4-93.1 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 14 5.7 3.1-10.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 178 5 3.8 1.2-11.4 0 0.0 . - . 159 87.9 80.1-93.0 3 1.9 0.5- 7.4 11 6.4 3.2-12.3
$50,000+ 136 7 6.0 2.6-13.1 0 0.0 . - . 121 89.2 81.9-93.8 0 0.0 . - . 8 4.8 2.3- 9.7

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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: 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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