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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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 15,271 13,943 90.3 89.6-91.0 711 4.9 4.5- 5.4 617 4.8 4.3- 5.3
-Davidson County 402 359 86.3 79.6-91.0 23 7.5 4.1-13.4 20 6.2 3.3-11.5
GENDER
Male 158 138 85.8 75.2-92.3 13 10.4 4.7-21.5 7 3.8 1.6- 8.7
Female 244 221 86.8 77.5-92.7 10 4.3 2.2- 8.1 13 8.9 3.8-19.2
RACE
White 340 311 91.7 87.6-94.6 17 5.5 3.2- 9.3 12 2.8 1.4- 5.5
Other 60 46 66.3 45.1-82.5 6 14.9 4.4-39.8 8 18.8 7.6-39.2
AGE
18-44 156 141 85.6 74.1-92.5 7 6.3 2.0-17.9 8 8.1 3.5-17.7
45+ 246 218 87.2 80.9-91.6 16 9.1 5.2-15.4 12 3.7 2.0- 6.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 251 215 82.3 72.9-88.9 18 9.2 4.5-17.8 18 8.6 4.3-16.3
Some College + 151 144 93.8 86.0-97.4 5 4.4 1.5-11.7 2 1.8 0.3- 9.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 240 209 81.9 71.5-89.1 17 9.6 4.5-19.2 14 8.5 4.0-17.4
$50,000+ 104 99 93.3 83.3-97.5 3 3.9 1.0-13.8 2 2.8 0.7-11.4

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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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