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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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 15,275 9,192 60.5 59.4-61.5 3,481 22.8 21.9-23.8 2,602 16.7 15.9-17.6
-Iredell County 361 229 65.1 58.9-70.8 76 20.1 15.5-25.6 56 14.8 11.0-19.6
GENDER
Male 143 97 69.3 60.0-77.3 30 20.0 13.6-28.4 16 10.7 6.1-18.1
Female 218 132 60.4 52.3-67.9 46 20.1 14.2-27.7 40 19.5 14.0-26.5
RACE
White 305 202 68.3 61.6-74.4 56 17.2 12.6-23.1 47 14.4 10.4-19.8
Other 55 26 48.3 32.9-64.1 20 34.8 21.7-50.7 9 16.8 8.4-30.9
AGE
18-44 160 108 69.0 59.9-76.8 32 18.2 12.2-26.2 20 12.8 7.9-20.2
45+ 201 121 60.1 51.9-67.8 44 22.5 16.2-30.4 36 17.4 12.2-24.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 177 104 61.8 52.9-70.0 35 17.2 11.9-24.3 38 20.9 14.6-29.2
Some College + 184 125 68.5 59.7-76.1 41 22.9 16.0-31.7 18 8.7 5.3-13.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 111 62.0 52.9-70.3 46 24.6 17.5-33.5 30 13.4 8.8-19.7
$50,000+ 120 88 72.0 61.6-80.5 18 13.3 7.9-21.5 14 14.7 8.3-24.5

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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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