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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 15,271 13,943 90.3 89.6-91.0 711 4.9 4.5- 5.4 617 4.8 4.3- 5.3
-Cumberland County 410 379 93.3 90.1-95.5 18 3.7 2.2- 6.1 13 3.1 1.7- 5.6
GENDER
Male 144 134 94.0 88.4-96.9 4 2.0 0.6- 6.3 6 4.0 1.7- 9.0
Female 266 245 92.6 88.5-95.4 14 5.3 3.0- 9.2 7 2.1 0.9- 4.5
RACE
White 254 242 95.5 91.4-97.7 6 1.9 0.7- 5.0 6 2.6 1.0- 6.3
Other 153 134 89.6 83.4-93.6 12 6.5 3.5-11.8 7 3.9 1.7- 8.5
AGE
18-44 199 185 94.3 90.2-96.8 10 3.9 1.9- 7.6 4 1.8 0.6- 4.8
45+ 208 191 91.5 85.6-95.1 8 3.4 1.6- 7.2 9 5.1 2.4-10.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 128 91.9 85.9-95.5 9 4.7 2.3- 9.4 6 3.4 1.3- 8.5
Some College + 266 251 94.6 90.5-96.9 9 3.1 1.4- 6.5 6 2.3 1.0- 5.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 229 212 94.2 90.2-96.7 13 4.9 2.6- 8.9 4 0.9 0.3- 2.3
$50,000+ 142 135 95.1 89.4-97.8 4 2.3 0.7- 6.6 3 2.6 0.8- 8.3

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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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