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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 397 14 4.3 2.4- 7.7 4 0.8 0.3- 2.3 354 88.7 84.4-92.0 0 0.0 . - . 25 6.1 3.9- 9.6
GENDER
Male 153 9 5.9 2.9-11.7 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 133 86.0 78.3-91.3 0 0.0 . - . 10 7.4 3.7-14.1
Female 244 5 3.0 1.1- 8.2 3 0.9 0.3- 2.9 221 91.1 85.8-94.5 0 0.0 . - . 15 5.0 2.8- 8.9
RACE
White 354 11 3.0 1.6- 5.6 4 0.9 0.3- 2.7 318 90.8 86.9-93.6 0 0.0 . - . 21 5.3 3.2- 8.6
Other 42 3 12.7 4.2-32.6 0 0.0 . - . 35 76.0 56.7-88.4 0 0.0 . - . 4 11.3 3.9-28.5
AGE
18-44 149 7 4.9 2.1-11.0 2 1.0 0.2- 4.1 135 90.2 83.2-94.5 0 0.0 . - . 5 3.8 1.5- 9.7
45+ 245 7 3.7 1.7- 7.8 2 0.6 0.1- 2.2 216 86.7 80.8-90.9 0 0.0 . - . 20 9.1 5.6-14.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 204 6 4.0 1.6- 9.7 2 1.1 0.3- 4.3 184 90.2 84.0-94.1 0 0.0 . - . 12 4.7 2.4- 9.1
Some College + 193 8 4.7 2.1- 9.8 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 170 87.2 80.4-91.9 0 0.0 . - . 13 7.6 4.1-13.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 244 11 6.5 3.4-12.2 3 1.2 0.4- 3.9 214 85.2 78.7-90.0 0 0.0 . - . 16 7.0 4.1-11.9
$50,000+ 96 3 2.1 0.7- 6.5 0 0.0 . - . 88 92.2 83.1-96.6 0 0.0 . - . 5 5.7 2.0-15.3

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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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