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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Cardiovascular Disease Prevalence

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 17,228 648 2.8 2.5- 3.1 16,580 97.2 96.9-97.5
-Rowan County 472 22 3.7 2.4- 5.9 450 96.3 94.1-97.6
GENDER
Male 167 7 3.3 1.5- 6.9 160 96.7 93.1-98.5
Female 305 15 4.2 2.3- 7.3 290 95.8 92.7-97.7
RACE
White 390 20 4.3 2.6- 6.8 370 95.7 93.2-97.4
Other 79 1 1.4 0.2- 9.3 78 98.6 90.7-99.8
AGE
18-44 155 0 0.0 . - . 155 100 . - .
45+ 317 22 7.2 4.6-11.2 295 92.8 88.8-95.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 261 17 5.5 3.3- 9.2 244 94.5 90.8-96.7
Some College + 211 5 1.6 0.6- 4.2 206 98.4 95.8-99.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 307 16 4.0 2.3- 6.8 291 96.0 93.2-97.7
$50,000+ 99 2 1.8 0.4- 7.3 97 98.2 92.7-99.6

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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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