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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Cardiovasular Health

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, not stomach related Yes, stomach related No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,402 762 5.7 5.2- 6.2 704 5.4 4.9- 5.9 8,936 89.0 88.2-89.7
-Wake County 574 27 3.5 2.1- 5.9 28 2.9 1.9- 4.4 519 93.5 91.0-95.4
GENDER
Male 209 4 2.4 0.7- 8.0 9 2.2 1.1- 4.4 196 95.4 90.7-97.7
Female 365 23 4.8 3.0- 7.5 19 3.7 2.2- 6.0 323 91.6 88.3-94.0
RACE
White 406 20 3.4 2.0- 5.6 22 3.4 2.2- 5.4 364 93.2 90.4-95.2
Other 161 7 3.9 1.3-11.5 6 2.0 0.8- 5.0 148 94.1 87.2-97.4
AGE
18-44 350 8 2.3 0.8- 5.9 5 0.7 0.3- 1.7 337 97.1 93.7-98.6
45+ 222 19 7.0 4.2-11.4 23 8.9 5.7-13.8 180 84.0 78.2-88.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 5 1.4 0.5- 3.9 6 1.9 0.7- 5.2 132 96.6 93.1-98.4
Some College + 430 22 4.4 2.5- 7.8 22 3.3 2.1- 5.2 386 92.2 88.8-94.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 224 17 5.4 2.6-11.0 10 2.5 1.2- 5.1 197 92.1 86.6-95.5
$50,000+ 281 8 2.6 1.1- 5.6 17 3.8 2.3- 6.3 256 93.6 90.2-95.9

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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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