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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 15,237 5,755 38.0 37.0-39.1 5,667 37.7 36.6-38.8 3,815 24.3 23.4-25.2
-Catawba County 399 143 32.4 27.1-38.1 149 40.5 34.6-46.7 107 27.2 22.0-33.1
GENDER
Male 153 57 32.0 24.2-41.1 54 37.0 28.4-46.5 42 31.0 22.5-40.9
Female 246 86 32.6 25.9-40.1 95 43.5 35.7-51.6 65 23.9 18.1-30.9
RACE
White 356 125 31.1 25.7-37.0 137 42.4 36.0-49.0 94 26.6 21.1-32.9
Other 42 17 39.9 24.3-57.8 12 29.0 16.0-46.8 13 31.1 17.4-49.2
AGE
18-44 149 50 30.3 22.6-39.3 62 43.2 34.1-52.9 37 26.5 18.7-36.1
45+ 247 91 34.1 28.0-40.8 86 37.5 30.9-44.5 70 28.4 22.5-35.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 206 77 36.1 28.4-44.5 63 33.9 26.3-42.6 66 30.0 23.0-38.0
Some College + 193 66 28.4 21.8-35.9 86 47.5 38.9-56.4 41 24.1 16.8-33.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 244 98 38.5 31.3-46.2 79 34.4 27.4-42.2 67 27.1 20.5-34.9
$50,000+ 96 28 25.4 17.1-36.0 47 53.9 42.3-65.1 21 20.6 12.8-31.6

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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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