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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 15,228 9,813 62.7 61.6-63.7 2,216 15.7 14.9-16.5 3,199 21.7 20.8-22.6
-Rowan County 419 259 61.6 55.3-67.5 64 17.7 12.8-23.9 96 20.7 16.6-25.5
GENDER
Male 146 80 57.3 46.6-67.4 35 25.2 16.5-36.5 31 17.5 11.7-25.2
Female 273 179 65.6 58.8-71.8 29 10.7 7.0-16.0 65 23.7 18.5-29.9
RACE
White 356 222 62.9 56.5-68.8 52 15.3 11.2-20.7 82 21.8 17.2-27.2
Other 61 36 56.5 38.0-73.3 11 27.1 12.0-50.2 14 16.4 9.0-28.1
AGE
18-44 141 80 58.4 47.7-68.4 26 22.0 13.7-33.5 35 19.5 13.5-27.5
45+ 278 179 64.7 58.0-70.8 38 13.5 9.4-18.9 61 21.9 16.9-27.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 237 136 57.2 48.5-65.4 40 21.7 14.5-31.2 61 21.1 15.9-27.4
Some College + 182 123 67.1 58.1-75.0 24 12.7 7.6-20.5 35 20.2 14.1-28.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 275 168 62.1 54.7-69.0 43 16.8 11.8-23.4 64 21.1 16.1-27.2
$50,000+ 88 58 64.8 53.0-75.0 12 13.1 7.0-23.0 18 22.2 13.9-33.5

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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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