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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 15,235 12,698 81.9 81.0-82.8 943 6.6 6.1- 7.2 1,594 11.4 10.7-12.2
-Cabarrus County 379 306 78.6 72.1-83.9 21 8.5 4.7-14.9 52 12.9 9.3-17.7
GENDER
Male 139 114 77.9 66.3-86.3 11 13.3 6.4-25.6 14 8.8 4.6-16.3
Female 240 192 79.2 72.0-84.9 10 4.0 2.0- 8.0 38 16.8 11.6-23.8
RACE
White 318 266 84.7 79.2-88.9 13 4.3 2.3- 8.0 39 11.0 7.4-15.9
Other 58 38 55.2 37.6-71.5 8 25.1 11.1-47.3 12 19.8 10.1-35.2
AGE
18-44 151 124 77.1 66.0-85.3 6 9.3 3.7-21.6 21 13.6 8.1-21.9
45+ 226 180 80.1 73.5-85.3 15 7.7 4.3-13.2 31 12.3 8.4-17.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 165 118 68.4 57.3-77.8 13 13.0 6.1-25.5 34 18.6 12.1-27.3
Some College + 214 188 87.3 80.8-91.8 8 4.7 2.1-10.2 18 8.1 4.7-13.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 178 130 71.3 62.0-79.1 11 7.3 3.7-13.8 37 21.4 14.5-30.5
$50,000+ 136 122 89.3 81.4-94.0 7 6.2 2.6-14.1 7 4.6 2.1- 9.5

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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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