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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 15,271 13,943 90.3 89.6-91.0 711 4.9 4.5- 5.4 617 4.8 4.3- 5.3
-Catawba County 399 366 91.3 87.3-94.2 22 5.7 3.5- 9.3 11 2.9 1.4- 5.8
GENDER
Male 153 138 89.7 82.6-94.1 12 7.2 3.9-13.2 3 3.1 0.9- 9.8
Female 246 228 92.7 87.5-95.8 10 4.5 2.0- 9.6 8 2.8 1.3- 5.9
RACE
White 356 330 93.0 89.2-95.5 19 5.3 3.1- 8.9 7 1.7 0.8- 3.8
Other 42 36 81.7 63.0-92.2 2 7.6 1.9-25.9 4 10.6 3.4-28.5
AGE
18-44 149 139 92.6 86.0-96.2 6 4.4 1.8-10.1 4 3.0 1.0- 8.6
45+ 247 226 91.0 86.0-94.4 15 6.3 3.6-10.9 6 2.6 1.1- 6.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 206 177 84.8 77.7-89.9 18 9.6 5.6-15.9 11 5.6 2.8-11.0
Some College + 193 189 98.4 95.1-99.5 4 1.6 0.5- 4.9 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 244 221 88.2 81.7-92.6 17 8.9 5.2-14.7 6 2.9 1.0- 7.9
$50,000+ 96 94 98.0 92.3-99.5 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7 1 1.1 0.2- 7.6

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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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