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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 15,235 12,698 81.9 81.0-82.8 943 6.6 6.1- 7.2 1,594 11.4 10.7-12.2
-Johnston County 344 290 83.0 76.6-88.0 18 6.0 3.2-11.2 36 10.9 7.1-16.4
GENDER
Male 122 101 79.9 68.2-88.1 9 7.7 3.0-18.0 12 12.5 6.3-23.0
Female 222 189 86.2 80.3-90.5 9 4.4 2.1- 8.9 24 9.4 6.0-14.4
RACE
White 287 252 87.9 81.5-92.3 13 3.7 2.0- 6.7 22 8.4 4.6-14.9
Other 57 38 62.1 44.7-76.9 5 16.2 5.5-39.2 14 21.6 12.0-35.9
AGE
18-44 148 124 81.2 71.1-88.4 9 7.4 3.2-16.2 15 11.4 6.1-20.3
45+ 195 166 86.2 79.9-90.7 9 4.0 2.0- 7.9 20 9.8 6.0-15.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 136 77.7 68.1-85.1 12 8.3 3.6-18.3 25 13.9 8.9-21.2
Some College + 171 154 88.1 78.3-93.8 6 3.9 1.6- 9.2 11 8.1 3.3-18.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 177 140 78.9 69.2-86.1 12 5.4 2.8-10.1 25 15.8 9.3-25.5
$50,000+ 119 111 89.1 75.8-95.5 5 8.6 2.9-23.1 3 2.3 0.7- 7.6

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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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