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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 15,235 12,698 81.9 81.0-82.8 943 6.6 6.1- 7.2 1,594 11.4 10.7-12.2
-Davidson County 402 321 79.0 72.5-84.2 37 10.2 6.4-15.9 44 10.8 7.2-15.9
GENDER
Male 158 124 79.6 69.6-86.9 18 12.6 6.4-23.1 16 7.9 4.6-13.1
Female 244 197 78.3 69.4-85.1 19 7.7 4.5-12.8 28 14.1 8.1-23.3
RACE
White 340 277 83.3 78.3-87.3 27 7.2 4.6-10.9 36 9.5 6.6-13.6
Other 60 42 62.8 42.5-79.5 10 21.4 8.9-43.3 8 15.7 5.7-36.7
AGE
18-44 156 127 79.0 68.2-86.9 12 10.1 4.7-20.4 17 10.9 5.7-19.7
45+ 246 194 78.9 72.4-84.1 25 10.4 6.7-15.9 27 10.7 7.1-15.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 251 189 75.3 66.4-82.6 30 12.4 7.1-20.7 32 12.3 7.5-19.5
Some College + 151 132 85.8 77.6-91.3 7 6.1 2.7-13.2 12 8.1 4.3-14.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 240 184 73.9 64.2-81.7 26 12.7 7.0-21.9 30 13.4 8.0-21.5
$50,000+ 104 90 85.8 76.1-91.9 5 6.8 2.7-16.2 9 7.4 3.7-14.5

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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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