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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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 15,261 13,018 84.4 83.6-85.2 1,138 7.5 6.9- 8.1 1,105 8.1 7.5- 8.8
-Wake County 768 668 86.6 83.3-89.4 51 7.0 5.0- 9.5 49 6.4 4.6- 8.9
GENDER
Male 298 261 87.7 82.7-91.5 22 7.0 4.5-10.9 15 5.2 2.8- 9.5
Female 470 407 85.4 80.8-89.0 29 6.9 4.3-10.8 34 7.7 5.3-11.2
RACE
White 574 516 90.4 87.1-93.0 35 6.7 4.5- 9.9 23 2.9 1.8- 4.6
Other 185 146 78.1 69.7-84.7 14 6.9 3.8-12.3 25 14.9 9.5-22.7
AGE
18-44 379 328 86.2 81.6-89.8 28 7.8 5.2-11.7 23 6.0 3.8- 9.4
45+ 387 338 87.4 82.5-91.1 23 5.5 3.4- 8.9 26 7.1 4.2-11.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 193 154 82.3 75.1-87.8 14 6.3 3.3-11.5 25 11.4 7.2-17.5
Some College + 573 513 88.5 84.6-91.5 36 7.1 4.9-10.3 24 4.4 2.6- 7.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 304 254 82.7 76.3-87.7 26 8.4 5.1-13.5 24 8.8 5.3-14.2
$50,000+ 363 331 90.2 85.9-93.3 17 6.2 3.7-10.0 15 3.7 2.0- 6.6

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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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