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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 15,228 9,813 62.7 61.6-63.7 2,216 15.7 14.9-16.5 3,199 21.7 20.8-22.6
-Cumberland County 409 274 65.7 59.8-71.2 61 17.4 13.1-22.7 74 16.9 13.2-21.3
GENDER
Male 143 88 65.0 55.5-73.4 25 17.8 11.6-26.1 30 17.3 11.7-24.7
Female 266 186 66.5 59.1-73.1 36 17.0 11.6-24.3 44 16.5 12.1-22.1
RACE
White 254 168 65.2 57.6-72.1 34 15.6 10.6-22.4 52 19.2 14.3-25.3
Other 152 103 65.7 55.9-74.3 27 20.7 13.6-30.2 22 13.6 8.6-20.9
AGE
18-44 198 127 65.3 56.9-72.8 34 18.9 13.0-26.6 37 15.8 11.1-22.0
45+ 208 145 66.8 58.9-73.9 26 14.2 9.2-21.3 37 18.9 13.6-25.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 142 86 59.7 48.7-69.8 24 20.3 12.7-30.7 32 20.0 13.6-28.4
Some College + 266 188 69.4 62.4-75.7 37 15.9 11.0-22.2 41 14.7 10.5-20.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 228 151 66.0 57.6-73.5 35 18.4 12.4-26.3 42 15.6 11.1-21.5
$50,000+ 142 98 66.6 57.3-74.8 20 15.6 9.8-23.9 24 17.8 11.7-26.0

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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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