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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 15,235 12,698 81.9 81.0-82.8 943 6.6 6.1- 7.2 1,594 11.4 10.7-12.2
-Cumberland County 409 344 81.3 75.2-86.2 25 6.3 4.1- 9.7 40 12.4 8.1-18.5
GENDER
Male 143 114 75.9 64.8-84.3 11 7.2 3.8-13.4 18 16.9 9.4-28.4
Female 266 230 86.7 81.6-90.5 14 5.5 3.1- 9.4 22 7.9 5.1-12.0
RACE
White 254 217 81.7 73.3-87.9 13 5.9 3.2-10.6 24 12.4 7.0-20.9
Other 152 124 80.2 70.3-87.4 12 7.2 3.8-13.1 16 12.6 6.6-22.8
AGE
18-44 198 161 79.7 70.4-86.7 17 7.5 4.3-12.5 20 12.8 6.9-22.7
45+ 208 180 83.5 76.4-88.7 8 4.7 2.2- 9.6 20 11.9 7.5-18.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 142 110 70.5 57.5-80.9 11 8.2 4.2-15.3 21 21.3 11.8-35.3
Some College + 266 233 87.3 81.9-91.3 14 5.3 2.9- 9.4 19 7.4 4.5-12.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 228 182 75.4 65.9-83.0 17 7.8 4.5-13.1 29 16.8 10.1-26.7
$50,000+ 142 132 92.7 86.5-96.1 4 3.0 1.1- 7.9 6 4.3 1.9- 9.8

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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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