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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 15,261 13,213 84.0 83.1-84.9 1,103 8.7 8.0- 9.5 945 7.2 6.6- 7.9
-Cumberland County 410 348 82.9 77.4-87.2 36 11.1 7.4-16.3 26 6.1 3.9- 9.3
GENDER
Male 144 117 80.5 71.2-87.3 17 12.8 7.2-21.8 10 6.7 3.4-12.7
Female 266 231 85.2 78.7-90.0 19 9.3 5.3-15.8 16 5.4 3.1- 9.2
RACE
White 254 222 85.8 79.3-90.5 18 8.0 4.5-13.8 14 6.2 3.4-11.0
Other 153 123 77.8 67.5-85.5 18 16.3 9.3-26.8 12 6.0 3.0-11.3
AGE
18-44 199 165 80.7 72.4-86.9 23 14.5 8.9-22.5 11 4.9 2.4- 9.6
45+ 208 181 87.2 81.1-91.5 12 4.7 2.5- 8.9 15 8.0 4.7-13.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 113 76.4 65.2-84.9 16 15.0 7.9-26.7 14 8.6 4.7-15.2
Some College + 266 235 87.0 81.0-91.3 20 8.9 5.4-14.3 11 4.1 2.0- 8.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 229 186 78.2 69.8-84.8 27 15.4 9.7-23.7 16 6.3 3.5-11.3
$50,000+ 142 131 92.4 85.4-96.2 7 5.4 2.2-12.4 4 2.3 0.8- 6.4

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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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