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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus 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 15,271 13,943 90.3 89.6-91.0 711 4.9 4.5- 5.4 617 4.8 4.3- 5.3
-Cabarrus County 379 335 86.5 80.8-90.7 26 6.8 4.2-10.7 18 6.7 3.6-12.1
GENDER
Male 139 121 85.9 75.9-92.1 14 8.7 4.8-15.3 4 5.4 1.5-17.4
Female 240 214 87.1 79.8-91.9 12 5.0 2.3-10.6 14 7.9 4.2-14.4
RACE
White 318 293 91.8 85.9-95.4 18 4.6 2.6- 7.9 7 3.5 1.1-10.7
Other 58 40 66.4 49.5-79.9 7 14.5 6.2-30.1 11 19.2 9.6-34.7
AGE
18-44 151 137 86.8 76.7-93.0 5 4.6 1.8-11.6 9 8.5 3.7-18.6
45+ 226 196 85.9 79.6-90.5 21 9.4 5.8-15.1 9 4.7 2.3- 9.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 165 130 75.4 64.9-83.6 19 11.1 6.4-18.5 16 13.5 7.1-24.2
Some College + 214 205 96.0 91.3-98.2 7 3.1 1.2- 7.9 2 0.8 0.2- 3.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 178 150 79.9 70.7-86.8 16 10.4 5.7-18.2 12 9.7 5.0-17.9
$50,000+ 136 131 94.7 87.1-97.9 4 4.5 1.6-12.2 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3

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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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