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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 15,237 5,755 38.0 37.0-39.1 5,667 37.7 36.6-38.8 3,815 24.3 23.4-25.2
-Johnston County 344 137 37.9 31.4-44.9 127 39.4 32.8-46.4 80 22.7 17.4-29.0
GENDER
Male 122 46 34.4 24.3-46.2 52 44.5 33.5-56.0 24 21.1 13.0-32.3
Female 222 91 41.5 34.0-49.4 75 34.2 27.2-41.9 56 24.3 18.6-31.2
RACE
White 287 111 38.3 31.0-46.2 110 38.6 31.5-46.3 66 23.1 17.1-30.3
Other 57 26 36.1 22.9-51.8 17 42.8 27.2-59.9 14 21.1 11.7-35.0
AGE
18-44 148 56 36.8 27.6-47.1 57 41.0 31.5-51.3 35 22.2 14.9-31.7
45+ 195 81 39.8 31.9-48.3 70 37.1 29.4-45.5 44 23.1 16.8-30.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 70 40.3 30.5-50.9 59 36.7 27.4-47.1 44 23.0 16.0-32.0
Some College + 171 67 35.7 27.4-44.9 68 42.0 32.9-51.6 36 22.4 15.1-31.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 177 75 39.5 29.9-50.0 61 36.2 27.1-46.5 41 24.3 16.2-34.6
$50,000+ 119 44 34.4 25.0-45.1 48 43.9 33.5-54.8 27 21.7 14.6-31.0

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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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