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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 410 239 61.8 55.9-67.4 103 23.4 18.8-28.6 68 14.8 11.3-19.2
GENDER
Male 144 86 63.4 53.8-72.1 34 23.3 16.1-32.5 24 13.2 8.5-19.9
Female 266 153 60.2 53.2-66.8 69 23.4 18.3-29.3 44 16.4 11.6-22.6
RACE
White 254 150 62.3 54.6-69.3 56 20.7 15.3-27.4 48 17.0 12.2-23.2
Other 153 86 60.2 50.6-69.1 47 28.1 20.4-37.4 20 11.6 7.2-18.3
AGE
18-44 199 124 66.6 58.4-74.0 48 21.1 15.1-28.7 27 12.2 8.0-18.3
45+ 208 115 55.4 47.4-63.0 53 25.8 19.7-33.1 40 18.8 13.5-25.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 76 57.3 46.3-67.5 41 26.9 18.6-37.1 26 15.9 10.2-23.8
Some College + 266 163 64.8 57.8-71.2 61 21.0 15.9-27.2 42 14.3 10.0-19.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 229 134 62.8 54.5-70.5 56 23.3 17.0-31.1 39 13.9 9.7-19.6
$50,000+ 142 86 64.3 55.3-72.4 39 24.5 17.7-32.8 17 11.2 6.7-18.1

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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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