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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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 15,283 7,745 46.3 45.2-47.4 4,826 34.9 33.9-36.0 2,712 18.8 17.9-19.7
-Johnston County 344 185 49.0 42.1-56.0 102 33.0 26.5-40.3 57 17.9 13.2-23.9
GENDER
Male 122 57 41.2 30.6-52.7 40 37.5 26.8-49.5 25 21.3 13.5-32.0
Female 222 128 57.0 49.1-64.5 62 28.5 21.9-36.2 32 14.5 10.0-20.5
RACE
White 287 165 54.2 46.4-61.8 79 29.6 22.8-37.4 43 16.2 11.2-22.9
Other 57 20 26.7 16.1-41.0 23 48.0 32.2-64.1 14 25.3 14.4-40.6
AGE
18-44 148 73 42.8 33.3-52.9 46 36.5 27.0-47.2 29 20.7 13.8-30.0
45+ 195 112 58.8 50.5-66.6 55 27.5 20.8-35.4 28 13.8 9.3-19.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 79 41.9 32.2-52.2 59 39.8 30.0-50.5 35 18.3 12.6-26.0
Some College + 171 106 55.9 46.1-65.2 43 26.6 18.8-36.2 22 17.5 10.7-27.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 177 88 45.1 35.2-55.5 58 34.8 25.5-45.3 31 20.1 12.9-30.0
$50,000+ 119 75 56.2 45.1-66.7 30 32.2 22.2-44.2 14 11.6 6.7-19.3

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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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