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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Heart Attack and Stroke-WHITES

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
-WHITES 7,616 6,896 90.8 89.6-91.9 720 9.2 8.1-10.4
GENDER
Male 2,816 2,527 89.5 87.4-91.3 289 10.5 8.7-12.6
Female 4,800 4,369 92.0 90.7-93.2 431 8.0 6.8- 9.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 7,490 6,782 91.0 89.9-92.1 708 9.0 7.9-10.1
AGE
18-34 563 515 91.3 87.8-93.9 48 8.7 6.1-12.2
35-44 911 850 91.7 88.1-94.3 61 8.3 5.7-11.9
45-54 1,329 1,202 91.1 88.6-93.0 127 8.9 7.0-11.4
55-64 1,778 1,623 91.8 90.0-93.4 155 8.2 6.6-10.0
65-74 1,630 1,478 90.1 87.6-92.1 152 9.9 7.9-12.4
75+ 1,334 1,162 85.6 82.5-88.2 172 14.4 11.8-17.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 749 658 87.9 83.8-91.1 91 12.1 8.9-16.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,093 1,900 90.6 88.0-92.7 193 9.4 7.3-12.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,983 1,794 91.7 89.4-93.6 189 8.3 6.4-10.6
College Graduate 2,775 2,531 91.4 89.6-93.0 244 8.6 7.0-10.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 708 637 89.3 84.6-92.7 71 10.7 7.3-15.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,128 1,015 88.7 84.9-91.5 113 11.3 8.5-15.1
$25,000- 34,999 739 662 89.2 85.0-92.4 77 10.8 7.6-15.0
$35,000- 49,999 947 850 91.1 87.4-93.7 97 8.9 6.3-12.6
$50,000- 74,999 1,002 931 94.8 92.5-96.3 71 5.2 3.7- 7.5
$75,000+ 1,755 1,603 92.4 90.4-94.1 152 7.6 5.9- 9.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,464 2,208 90.1 88.1-91.8 256 9.9 8.2-11.9
No 5,123 4,661 91.1 89.6-92.4 462 8.9 7.6-10.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,156 1,034 89.0 85.2-91.9 122 11.0 8.1-14.8
Non-Veteran 6,459 5,861 91.1 89.8-92.2 598 8.9 7.8-10.2

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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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