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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 15,262 4,588 31.9 30.8-32.9 6,336 40.4 39.4-41.5 4,338 27.7 26.7-28.7
-Catawba County 399 129 36.9 30.9-43.3 169 39.7 34.0-45.6 101 23.4 18.9-28.7
GENDER
Male 153 57 40.2 31.1-50.0 63 38.7 30.1-48.0 33 21.2 14.5-29.8
Female 246 72 34.1 26.6-42.5 106 40.6 33.2-48.3 68 25.4 19.5-32.3
RACE
White 356 109 35.1 28.8-42.0 153 40.7 34.6-47.0 94 24.2 19.3-29.9
Other 42 20 48.2 31.3-65.4 15 33.0 19.1-50.8 7 18.8 8.5-36.7
AGE
18-44 149 60 44.4 35.1-54.2 52 33.6 25.4-42.8 37 22.0 15.4-30.4
45+ 247 68 27.9 22.0-34.6 116 47.7 40.9-54.7 63 24.4 19.0-30.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 206 59 34.0 26.0-43.0 80 38.1 30.4-46.4 67 28.0 21.5-35.5
Some College + 193 70 40.0 31.5-49.2 89 41.4 33.3-50.1 34 18.6 12.6-26.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 244 84 40.6 32.9-48.8 96 35.4 28.6-42.9 64 24.0 18.4-30.6
$50,000+ 96 30 32.6 22.6-44.6 48 48.0 36.6-59.6 18 19.3 11.6-30.4

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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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