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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 15,271 13,943 90.3 89.6-91.0 711 4.9 4.5- 5.4 617 4.8 4.3- 5.3
-Union County 351 327 90.4 85.0-94.0 9 5.0 2.4-10.3 15 4.6 2.5- 8.1
GENDER
Male 138 124 88.2 79.0-93.7 6 6.6 2.5-16.1 8 5.1 2.2-11.4
Female 213 203 92.8 86.2-96.3 3 3.3 1.0-10.2 7 4.0 1.8- 8.5
RACE
White 294 279 93.4 87.7-96.6 6 4.0 1.5-10.4 9 2.6 1.3- 5.1
Other 55 46 78.8 62.8-89.1 3 8.9 2.9-24.3 6 12.4 5.1-27.0
AGE
18-44 155 141 87.4 78.5-92.9 5 6.5 2.6-15.7 9 6.1 2.9-12.1
45+ 192 182 94.4 89.1-97.2 4 3.0 1.0- 8.5 6 2.6 1.1- 6.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 148 133 85.8 75.3-92.3 6 8.7 3.5-20.3 9 5.4 2.6-10.9
Some College + 202 193 93.6 87.2-96.9 3 2.4 0.7- 7.9 6 4.0 1.6- 9.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 167 154 87.2 77.0-93.3 7 9.5 4.1-20.3 6 3.3 1.4- 7.8
$50,000+ 139 135 97.4 92.9-99.1 2 1.5 0.4- 5.9 2 1.1 0.3- 4.8

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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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