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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 342 13 3.2 1.7- 5.7 5 0.7 0.3- 1.7 303 90.3 86.2-93.2 2 0.2 0.1- 1.0 19 5.6 3.4- 9.2
GENDER
Male 119 5 3.1 1.2- 7.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 105 90.9 84.3-94.9 0 0.0 . - . 8 5.8 2.7-11.7
Female 223 8 3.2 1.5- 6.8 4 1.2 0.4- 3.2 198 89.7 84.1-93.4 2 0.5 0.1- 1.9 11 5.5 2.7-10.8
RACE
White 287 9 2.0 1.0- 4.1 3 0.5 0.1- 1.6 256 90.9 86.4-94.0 2 0.3 0.1- 1.2 17 6.3 3.7-10.7
Other 55 4 8.3 3.1-20.5 2 1.7 0.4- 6.9 47 87.6 75.4-94.2 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.4 0.5-10.7
AGE
18-44 145 7 3.3 1.5- 7.4 0 0.0 . - . 130 92.6 87.5-95.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 7 3.8 1.7- 8.1
45+ 195 6 2.9 1.2- 6.9 5 1.8 0.7- 4.3 171 86.7 79.6-91.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 12 8.3 4.3-15.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 171 8 4.7 2.2- 9.7 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 155 92.1 86.6-95.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 6 2.8 1.2- 6.5
Some College + 170 5 1.7 0.7- 4.3 4 1.1 0.4- 3.0 147 88.5 82.0-92.9 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 13 8.4 4.6-14.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 174 9 4.6 2.2- 9.3 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 156 91.7 86.1-95.2 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 6 2.9 1.1- 7.3
$50,000+ 119 3 2.1 0.6- 6.7 2 0.7 0.2- 3.1 105 89.1 81.1-93.9 0 0.0 . - . 9 8.1 3.9-15.9

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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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