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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 15,261 13,213 84.0 83.1-84.9 1,103 8.7 8.0- 9.5 945 7.2 6.6- 7.9
-Johnston County 344 302 84.2 77.3-89.3 23 9.4 5.5-15.6 19 6.3 3.3-11.7
GENDER
Male 122 106 80.9 68.3-89.3 10 12.4 5.9-24.1 6 6.7 2.3-18.1
Female 222 196 87.6 81.3-92.0 13 6.4 3.4-12.0 13 6.0 3.2-10.8
RACE
White 287 261 88.2 80.7-93.0 16 7.5 4.0-13.6 10 4.3 1.6-11.4
Other 57 41 67.2 49.1-81.3 7 17.8 6.7-39.4 9 15.1 7.3-28.4
AGE
18-44 148 128 80.9 70.0-88.5 10 11.2 5.5-21.3 10 7.9 3.5-17.0
45+ 195 173 89.3 83.3-93.3 13 6.8 3.6-12.4 9 3.9 1.9- 7.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 143 77.4 66.6-85.5 15 14.8 7.8-26.4 15 7.8 4.3-13.5
Some College + 171 159 90.8 80.9-95.8 8 4.2 2.0- 8.7 4 5.0 1.3-17.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 177 151 83.6 73.7-90.2 13 7.3 3.8-13.6 13 9.1 4.0-19.3
$50,000+ 119 109 86.2 72.5-93.7 8 12.1 5.0-26.4 2 1.8 0.4- 6.9

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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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