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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 15,271 13,943 90.3 89.6-91.0 711 4.9 4.5- 5.4 617 4.8 4.3- 5.3
-Johnston County 344 321 92.6 87.3-95.8 11 2.6 1.4- 4.8 12 4.8 2.2-10.4
GENDER
Male 122 115 92.7 81.6-97.3 3 1.4 0.4- 4.7 4 5.9 1.7-18.1
Female 222 206 92.5 87.4-95.6 8 3.8 1.8- 7.7 8 3.8 1.7- 8.1
RACE
White 287 272 94.2 87.8-97.4 7 1.8 0.8- 4.0 8 3.9 1.3-11.3
Other 57 49 85.5 72.0-93.1 4 5.8 2.0-15.7 4 8.7 3.1-21.9
AGE
18-44 148 137 91.4 82.5-96.0 3 1.6 0.5- 4.9 8 6.9 2.8-16.3
45+ 195 183 94.3 89.8-96.9 8 4.0 1.9- 8.4 4 1.6 0.6- 4.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 155 90.6 84.5-94.4 8 3.5 1.6- 7.5 10 5.9 2.9-11.4
Some College + 171 166 94.5 82.7-98.4 3 1.6 0.5- 5.1 2 3.8 0.7-18.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 177 159 88.0 78.3-93.7 7 3.3 1.5- 7.1 11 8.8 3.8-19.1
$50,000+ 119 117 98.6 94.3-99.7 2 1.4 0.3- 5.7 0 0.0 . - .

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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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