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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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 15,243 10,637 68.7 67.6-69.7 1,466 10.2 9.5-11.0 3,140 21.1 20.2-22.0
-Rowan County 420 278 68.0 62.4-73.2 44 11.1 8.0-15.2 98 20.8 16.7-25.6
GENDER
Male 146 93 72.1 63.2-79.5 19 10.7 6.4-17.3 34 17.3 11.8-24.6
Female 274 185 64.3 57.4-70.7 25 11.6 7.6-17.3 64 24.1 18.7-30.5
RACE
White 356 243 68.2 62.1-73.7 34 10.8 7.5-15.4 79 21.0 16.5-26.3
Other 62 34 68.2 53.1-80.2 10 12.6 6.0-24.5 18 19.2 11.0-31.5
AGE
18-44 142 94 71.0 61.9-78.6 17 11.7 7.0-18.8 31 17.4 11.8-24.8
45+ 278 184 65.1 58.5-71.3 27 10.6 7.0-15.6 67 24.3 19.0-30.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 237 144 60.5 52.3-68.1 31 15.1 10.3-21.7 62 24.4 18.5-31.5
Some College + 183 134 77.4 70.1-83.4 13 6.2 3.3-11.2 36 16.4 11.4-22.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 275 178 66.5 59.4-72.9 31 11.8 8.0-17.2 66 21.7 16.6-27.9
$50,000+ 88 66 74.3 63.0-83.0 6 8.4 3.6-18.6 16 17.3 10.5-27.3

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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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