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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Cumberland County

Heart Attack or Stroke+

Which of the following do you think is a symptom of a stroke. For each, tell me yes, no, or you're not sure
Do you think sudden confusion or trouble speaking are symptoms of a 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 2,941 2,657 90.6 88.9-92.1 83 2.7 2.0- 3.6 201 6.7 5.4- 8.3
Cumberland County 210 193 94.1 89.4-96.8 5 2.5 0.9- 6.5 12 3.4 1.7- 6.9
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 198 183 92.9 88.0-95.9 5 2.1 0.8- 5.3 10 5.0 2.6- 9.6
Durham 178 150 84.1 76.2-89.7 9 5.9 2.8-11.9 19 10.1 5.9-16.6
Forsyth 218 203 92.5 87.5-95.6 3 1.3 0.4- 4.3 12 6.1 3.3-11.0
Gaston 220 192 87.5 81.4-91.8 6 2.4 1.0- 5.5 22 10.1 6.2-16.1
Guilford 208 186 88.7 82.6-92.9 7 3.8 1.7- 8.5 15 7.5 4.2-12.9
Mecklenburg 206 190 90.2 84.0-94.2 5 3.0 1.2- 7.4 11 6.8 3.5-12.6
New Hanover 200 179 85.6 77.5-91.1 4 2.1 0.7- 5.8 17 12.3 7.1-20.5
Onslow 208 183 89.5 84.2-93.2 8 3.7 1.7- 7.6 17 6.8 4.0-11.3
Wake 206 186 89.7 83.7-93.7 6 2.0 0.8- 4.8 14 8.3 4.6-14.3
Western NC 289 267 93.1 89.4-95.6 9 3.6 1.8- 6.8 13 3.3 1.8- 6.0
Piedmont NC 329 297 90.6 86.1-93.7 8 1.7 0.8- 3.4 24 7.8 4.8-12.2
Eastern NC 271 248 90.7 85.4-94.2 8 3.3 1.4- 7.3 15 6.0 3.3-10.6

+ Approximately half of the respondents received questions from this topic See Technical Notes for more information.

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for Cumberland County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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