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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 15,275 9,192 60.5 59.4-61.5 3,481 22.8 21.9-23.8 2,602 16.7 15.9-17.6
-Johnston County 345 222 63.4 56.4-69.9 65 20.9 15.5-27.4 58 15.7 11.4-21.4
GENDER
Male 122 83 67.8 56.0-77.8 23 19.2 11.5-30.3 16 13.0 6.8-23.2
Female 223 139 58.9 50.9-66.4 42 22.6 16.2-30.5 42 18.5 13.4-25.1
RACE
White 288 192 68.2 60.7-74.9 51 17.5 12.5-24.0 45 14.2 9.6-20.6
Other 57 30 42.6 28.2-58.5 14 35.1 20.2-53.7 13 22.2 12.4-36.6
AGE
18-44 148 98 63.7 53.3-73.0 27 21.1 13.7-31.1 23 15.2 9.2-24.0
45+ 196 124 63.3 55.0-70.9 37 20.1 14.0-27.8 35 16.7 11.7-23.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 174 102 54.5 44.2-64.4 32 24.5 16.1-35.3 40 21.0 14.8-29.0
Some College + 171 120 71.9 62.3-79.9 33 17.4 11.6-25.3 18 10.7 5.3-20.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 178 106 59.5 49.2-69.1 32 18.5 12.0-27.4 40 22.0 14.6-31.6
$50,000+ 119 88 70.5 58.7-80.1 23 23.6 14.6-35.9 8 5.9 2.8-12.1

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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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