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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 15,275 9,192 60.5 59.4-61.5 3,481 22.8 21.9-23.8 2,602 16.7 15.9-17.6
-Catawba County 399 254 64.4 58.3-70.1 87 19.4 15.1-24.4 58 16.2 11.9-21.7
GENDER
Male 153 104 66.0 56.2-74.6 32 19.9 13.5-28.5 17 14.1 8.2-23.2
Female 246 150 63.1 55.3-70.3 55 18.9 13.8-25.3 41 18.1 12.5-25.3
RACE
White 356 229 65.8 59.5-71.7 78 20.0 15.4-25.5 49 14.2 10.1-19.5
Other 42 25 56.2 38.2-72.7 9 15.6 7.0-31.1 8 28.2 14.0-48.7
AGE
18-44 149 104 66.7 56.9-75.2 25 15.8 10.2-23.9 20 17.5 10.9-26.8
45+ 247 150 62.9 56.0-69.3 59 22.2 16.9-28.4 38 15.0 10.7-20.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 206 111 52.0 43.5-60.4 50 24.4 17.7-32.6 45 23.6 16.8-32.0
Some College + 193 143 77.8 70.1-83.9 37 13.9 9.7-19.7 13 8.3 4.3-15.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 244 155 65.9 58.1-72.9 54 18.8 13.8-25.1 35 15.3 10.1-22.5
$50,000+ 96 65 66.9 54.7-77.1 22 23.0 14.3-34.8 9 10.2 4.8-20.3

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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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