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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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 15,283 7,745 46.3 45.2-47.4 4,826 34.9 33.9-36.0 2,712 18.8 17.9-19.7
-Catawba County 399 209 45.8 39.9-51.9 113 34.0 28.2-40.3 77 20.2 15.7-25.7
GENDER
Male 153 69 40.1 31.3-49.6 55 40.0 31.0-49.6 29 19.9 13.3-28.7
Female 246 140 50.7 42.8-58.5 58 28.8 21.6-37.4 48 20.5 14.7-27.8
RACE
White 356 200 49.3 42.8-55.7 96 33.4 27.2-40.3 60 17.3 12.9-22.8
Other 42 9 24.8 12.7-42.8 16 36.6 21.8-54.5 17 38.6 23.2-56.6
AGE
18-44 149 62 37.2 28.8-46.5 53 39.0 30.0-48.9 34 23.8 16.6-32.9
45+ 247 146 56.0 48.9-62.9 59 28.0 21.8-35.1 42 16.0 11.7-21.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 206 88 34.4 27.3-42.2 58 36.1 27.9-45.1 60 29.6 22.5-37.8
Some College + 193 121 58.2 49.1-66.7 55 31.7 23.9-40.7 17 10.1 5.5-17.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 244 129 48.2 40.5-55.9 69 33.2 26.1-41.1 46 18.6 13.3-25.5
$50,000+ 96 55 51.2 39.5-62.7 27 30.0 20.0-42.2 14 18.8 10.7-31.1

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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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