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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 15,249 13,373 85.0 84.0-85.8 658 5.5 4.9- 6.1 1,218 9.6 8.9-10.3
-Cabarrus County 379 331 83.7 77.3-88.5 13 5.1 2.8- 9.1 35 11.2 7.1-17.3
GENDER
Male 139 117 80.1 68.8-88.0 11 8.3 4.3-15.4 11 11.6 5.3-23.7
Female 240 214 87.1 80.2-91.8 2 2.1 0.5- 8.1 24 10.8 6.6-17.1
RACE
White 318 290 91.0 86.0-94.4 7 3.1 1.3- 7.0 21 5.8 3.3-10.2
Other 58 39 55.7 38.2-71.9 6 13.1 5.6-27.7 13 31.2 16.5-51.0
AGE
18-44 151 130 81.2 70.4-88.7 7 6.1 2.8-12.7 14 12.7 6.4-23.9
45+ 226 199 86.4 80.0-91.0 6 4.1 1.6- 9.8 21 9.5 5.9-14.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 165 129 72.3 61.1-81.2 9 6.3 3.0-12.6 27 21.4 13.2-32.9
Some College + 214 202 93.5 87.6-96.7 4 4.1 1.5-10.7 8 2.4 1.1- 4.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 178 144 74.8 65.1-82.5 10 8.3 4.3-15.7 24 16.9 10.4-26.2
$50,000+ 136 129 92.5 84.1-96.6 3 4.5 1.4-13.5 4 3.0 1.0- 8.1

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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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