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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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 15,275 9,192 60.5 59.4-61.5 3,481 22.8 21.9-23.8 2,602 16.7 15.9-17.6
-Union County 351 219 61.2 54.9-67.1 69 20.4 15.6-26.1 63 18.4 14.1-23.7
GENDER
Male 138 81 58.5 48.8-67.6 33 23.6 16.3-32.9 24 17.9 11.7-26.6
Female 213 138 64.1 56.3-71.3 36 16.9 11.8-23.8 39 18.9 13.6-25.8
RACE
White 294 189 63.5 56.7-69.8 57 21.4 16.0-27.9 48 15.1 11.1-20.3
Other 55 28 51.6 36.3-66.5 12 17.2 8.8-30.7 15 31.3 18.7-47.4
AGE
18-44 155 99 60.3 51.0-68.9 28 21.1 14.3-30.0 28 18.6 12.5-26.8
45+ 192 116 61.6 53.5-69.1 41 19.9 14.2-27.1 35 18.5 13.1-25.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 148 76 47.8 38.2-57.5 33 25.6 17.2-36.2 39 26.7 19.0-36.0
Some College + 202 142 70.5 62.8-77.1 36 16.9 12.0-23.2 24 12.7 8.1-19.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 167 94 56.6 47.0-65.8 37 21.9 14.7-31.3 36 21.5 14.9-30.0
$50,000+ 139 98 67.3 57.8-75.5 27 21.8 14.9-30.7 14 10.9 6.3-18.4

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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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