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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 15,261 13,213 84.0 83.1-84.9 1,103 8.7 8.0- 9.5 945 7.2 6.6- 7.9
-Iredell County 360 321 89.5 84.9-92.9 26 6.7 4.0-11.0 13 3.8 2.1- 6.7
GENDER
Male 143 126 91.5 85.6-95.1 12 6.0 3.0-11.3 5 2.5 0.9- 6.7
Female 217 195 87.3 79.4-92.4 14 7.5 3.5-15.4 8 5.2 2.5-10.4
RACE
White 305 277 91.5 86.5-94.7 18 5.1 2.6- 9.7 10 3.5 1.8- 6.7
Other 55 44 79.7 64.7-89.4 8 15.0 6.9-29.7 3 5.3 1.6-16.3
AGE
18-44 159 142 88.1 80.3-93.1 8 6.7 2.9-14.5 9 5.3 2.6-10.2
45+ 201 179 91.4 86.7-94.6 18 6.7 4.0-10.9 4 1.9 0.6- 5.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 177 154 88.0 81.5-92.4 14 6.6 3.6-11.9 9 5.4 2.7-10.7
Some College + 183 167 91.1 83.4-95.4 12 6.8 3.0-14.6 4 2.2 0.8- 5.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 160 84.9 76.8-90.6 20 10.8 6.0-18.7 7 4.3 1.9- 9.3
$50,000+ 119 112 95.1 89.5-97.8 5 3.1 1.2- 7.6 2 1.8 0.4- 7.3

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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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