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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Heart Attack and Stroke

If you thought someone was having a heart attack or a stroke, what is the first thing you would do?

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Take them to the hospital Tell them to call doctor Call 911 Call a family member Do something else
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,114 636 5.0 4.5- 5.6 134 0.9 0.7- 1.1 13,439 88.2 87.4-89.0 82 0.5 0.4- 0.7 823 5.4 4.9- 5.9
-Davidson County 399 13 4.9 2.4- 9.9 6 1.6 0.5- 5.2 364 89.3 84.0-93.0 2 0.5 0.1- 2.8 14 3.6 1.9- 6.6
GENDER
Male 158 6 6.2 2.3-15.6 3 0.9 0.3- 2.8 143 89.2 80.5-94.3 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9 5 2.9 1.1- 7.3
Female 241 7 3.5 1.4- 8.6 3 2.5 0.5-11.1 221 89.4 82.0-94.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 9 4.4 1.9- 9.6
RACE
White 339 8 2.6 1.1- 5.8 5 0.9 0.4- 2.2 314 92.3 87.9-95.2 2 0.7 0.1- 3.6 10 3.5 1.7- 7.3
Other 58 5 13.6 4.6-33.9 1 4.4 0.6-25.5 49 79.7 59.9-91.2 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.3 0.7- 7.6
AGE
18-44 155 5 5.5 2.0-14.4 1 1.7 0.2-10.8 144 89.3 80.2-94.5 0 0.0 . - . 5 3.5 1.3- 8.9
45+ 244 8 4.1 1.7- 9.5 5 1.6 0.6- 4.0 220 89.3 83.5-93.3 2 1.3 0.2- 6.3 9 3.7 1.8- 7.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 249 9 5.4 2.1-12.7 4 2.0 0.5- 8.0 225 88.2 80.6-93.0 2 0.8 0.2- 4.3 9 3.6 1.7- 7.6
Some College + 150 4 4.1 1.3-11.7 2 0.9 0.2- 3.8 139 91.5 83.8-95.7 0 0.0 . - . 5 3.6 1.3- 9.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 9 6.5 2.7-14.6 4 1.0 0.4- 2.9 216 90.0 82.6-94.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 8 2.3 1.1- 4.9
$50,000+ 104 2 3.3 0.7-13.8 0 0.0 . - . 98 92.2 82.5-96.8 0 0.0 . - . 4 4.4 1.5-12.2

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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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