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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Heart Attack and Stroke

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 3,148 2,823 89.1 87.3-90.6 325 10.9 9.4-12.7
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 390 354 92.8 89.3-95.2 36 7.2 4.8-10.7
Region 3 305 267 90.4 86.1-93.5 38 9.6 6.5-13.9
Region 4 626 568 87.2 81.6-91.3 58 12.8 8.7-18.4
Region 5 459 412 88.6 84.3-91.8 47 11.4 8.2-15.7
Region 6 210 189 90.3 83.7-94.4 21 9.7 5.6-16.3
Region 7 460 417 90.6 86.2-93.7 43 9.4 6.3-13.8
Region 8 390 352 87.3 80.2-92.1 38 12.7 7.9-19.8
Region 9 & 10 308 264 86.3 79.5-91.1 44 13.7 8.9-20.5
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 980 869 88.3 84.9-91.0 111 11.7 9.0-15.1
Piedmont 1,721 1,548 89.1 86.7-91.2 173 10.9 8.8-13.3
Western NC 447 406 90.8 85.9-94.1 41 9.2 5.9-14.1
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 292 265 90.5 83.5-94.7 27 9.5 5.3-16.5
Northwest 538 477 90.0 86.1-92.8 61 10.0 7.2-13.9
Charlotte 504 459 87.5 80.9-92.1 45 12.5 7.9-19.1
Greensboro 366 330 89.3 84.5-92.8 36 10.7 7.2-15.5
Southern Regional 250 222 89.0 82.8-93.1 28 11.0 6.9-17.2
Southeast 269 245 90.1 82.2-94.7 24 9.9 5.3-17.8
Wake 472 424 88.6 84.0-92.0 48 11.4 8.0-16.0
Area L & Eastern 457 401 89.1 84.2-92.6 56 10.9 7.4-15.8

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

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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