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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 15,237 5,755 38.0 37.0-39.1 5,667 37.7 36.6-38.8 3,815 24.3 23.4-25.2
-Cumberland County 409 192 47.0 40.9-53.1 126 30.2 24.7-36.3 91 22.8 18.1-28.3
GENDER
Male 143 72 49.2 39.3-59.2 39 27.2 18.8-37.6 32 23.6 16.3-32.9
Female 266 120 44.8 37.9-51.9 87 33.2 26.8-40.3 59 22.0 16.7-28.6
RACE
White 254 105 39.3 32.1-47.1 84 33.1 25.7-41.4 65 27.6 21.1-35.2
Other 152 85 58.3 48.7-67.4 41 25.9 18.7-34.7 26 15.8 10.1-23.8
AGE
18-44 198 93 48.7 40.1-57.4 67 32.3 24.5-41.2 38 19.0 13.3-26.5
45+ 208 98 44.8 37.1-52.7 58 26.4 20.2-33.7 52 28.8 21.7-37.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 142 66 42.6 32.2-53.8 41 32.1 21.7-44.6 35 25.3 17.3-35.5
Some College + 266 126 49.7 42.5-56.9 85 29.3 23.5-35.9 55 21.0 15.6-27.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 228 115 49.1 40.5-57.9 66 29.5 21.8-38.6 47 21.4 15.1-29.3
$50,000+ 142 61 46.2 37.0-55.6 50 34.2 26.1-43.3 31 19.6 13.6-27.3

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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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