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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Heart Attack and Stroke-FEMALES

If you thought someone was having a heart attack or a stroke, what is the first thing you would do?

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  Total
Respond.^
Call 911 Other**
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,717 8,769 90.0 88.9-91.1 948 10.0 8.9-11.1
-FEMALES 6,232 5,661 90.8 89.3-92.0 571 9.2 8.0-10.7
RACE
White 4,800 4,369 92.0 90.7-93.2 431 8.0 6.8- 9.3
African American 1,022 928 88.8 84.3-92.2 94 11.2 7.8-15.7
Other Minorities 372 329 83.0 72.1-90.3 43 17.0 9.7-27.9
AGE
18-34 544 501 91.1 86.7-94.1 43 8.9 5.9-13.3
35-44 807 745 90.6 86.5-93.5 62 9.4 6.5-13.5
45-54 1,140 1,036 92.1 89.7-94.0 104 7.9 6.0-10.3
55-64 1,404 1,287 91.8 89.5-93.7 117 8.2 6.3-10.5
65-74 1,209 1,105 91.3 88.4-93.6 104 8.7 6.4-11.6
75+ 1,048 914 85.0 81.1-88.2 134 15.0 11.8-18.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 732 638 83.8 77.6-88.5 94 16.2 11.5-22.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,774 1,616 91.3 88.3-93.5 158 8.7 6.5-11.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,659 1,515 92.2 90.0-94.0 144 7.8 6.0-10.0
College Graduate 2,057 1,883 92.8 90.8-94.3 174 7.2 5.7- 9.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 790 717 88.7 82.5-92.8 73 11.3 7.2-17.5
$15,000- 24,999 1,046 940 88.6 84.2-91.9 106 11.4 8.1-15.8
$25,000- 34,999 609 548 88.8 83.0-92.9 61 11.2 7.1-17.0
$35,000- 49,999 719 671 94.6 91.1-96.8 48 5.4 3.2- 8.9
$50,000- 74,999 680 628 93.5 90.3-95.7 52 6.5 4.3- 9.7
$75,000+ 1,132 1,034 93.8 91.9-95.3 98 6.2 4.7- 8.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,062 1,843 87.9 84.9-90.4 219 12.1 9.6-15.1
No 4,145 3,793 91.8 90.1-93.3 352 8.2 6.7- 9.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 6,108 5,548 90.8 89.3-92.1 560 9.2 7.9-10.7

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**The category, Other, includes taking them to the hospital, calling a doctor or family member, or doing something else.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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