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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Heart Attack and Stroke

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Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,243 10,637 68.7 67.6-69.7 1,466 10.2 9.5-11.0 3,140 21.1 20.2-22.0
-Cabarrus County 379 261 66.4 60.0-72.3 43 11.9 8.4-16.5 75 21.7 16.6-27.8
GENDER
Male 139 95 66.0 55.5-75.2 18 12.4 7.4-20.0 26 21.6 13.7-32.2
Female 240 166 66.8 59.0-73.7 25 11.4 7.2-17.6 49 21.8 16.0-29.0
RACE
White 318 230 71.4 64.6-77.3 33 9.9 6.7-14.4 55 18.7 13.6-25.3
Other 58 29 47.4 31.1-64.2 10 19.9 10.0-35.7 19 32.7 19.3-49.7
AGE
18-44 151 106 67.5 57.2-76.4 12 9.3 5.0-16.8 33 23.2 15.4-33.4
45+ 226 154 65.0 57.5-71.8 30 14.8 10.1-21.2 42 20.2 14.8-27.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 165 94 53.6 43.4-63.6 27 15.5 10.1-23.1 44 30.8 21.8-41.6
Some College + 214 167 77.4 70.0-83.5 16 8.8 4.9-15.2 31 13.8 9.4-19.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 178 109 55.5 46.2-64.4 28 18.8 12.5-27.4 41 25.7 18.2-34.9
$50,000+ 136 108 78.2 69.4-85.1 10 8.5 4.2-16.4 18 13.3 8.3-20.7

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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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