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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Guilford County

Heart Attack or 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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Respond.#
Take them to the hospital Tell them to call doctor Call 911 Call a family member Do something else
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,909 95 3.5 2.5- 4.8 21 0.8 0.5- 1.4 2,581 88.7 86.8-90.4 13 0.2 0.1- 0.5 199 6.8 5.5- 8.3
Guilford County 205 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8 0 0.0 . - . 189 90.6 83.6-94.8 0 0.0 . - . 14 8.8 4.7-15.8
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 196 8 4.5 2.2- 9.3 2 2.0 0.5- 7.5 174 87.7 81.4-92.1 2 0.7 0.2- 2.6 10 5.2 2.7- 9.8
Cumberland 208 13 6.5 3.3-12.3 2 0.8 0.2- 3.9 177 84.2 75.3-90.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4 15 7.9 3.9-15.4
Durham 178 5 1.9 0.7- 4.8 0 0.0 . - . 160 91.6 86.2-95.0 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3 12 6.2 3.3-11.3
Forsyth 215 6 2.9 1.2- 6.5 2 1.6 0.4- 7.1 185 86.3 80.3-90.7 3 1.1 0.3- 3.8 19 8.1 5.0-12.9
Gaston 216 12 6.3 3.5-11.1 0 0.0 . - . 186 84.8 78.4-89.5 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7 16 8.2 4.8-13.8
Mecklenburg 205 7 4.9 2.2-10.6 0 0.0 . - . 184 88.7 82.5-92.9 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 13 6.1 3.3-10.8
New Hanover 196 4 2.3 0.8- 6.0 2 1.9 0.4- 7.8 169 83.7 76.2-89.1 0 0.0 . - . 21 12.2 7.5-19.1
Onslow 205 5 1.7 0.6- 4.2 2 1.1 0.2- 5.3 188 92.0 86.8-95.3 0 0.0 . - . 10 5.3 2.7-10.0
Wake 205 6 4.2 1.4-12.0 2 1.0 0.2- 4.2 180 85.6 77.8-91.0 0 0.0 . - . 17 9.2 5.2-15.6
Western NC 287 10 3.5 1.8- 6.6 3 1.0 0.3- 3.1 259 90.8 86.6-93.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 14 4.5 2.5- 7.9
Piedmont NC 326 8 3.1 1.2- 7.7 5 1.6 0.6- 3.9 295 89.9 85.0-93.3 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 17 5.4 3.2- 8.9
Eastern NC 267 9 3.3 1.6- 6.5 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3 235 88.5 82.6-92.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.5 21 7.8 4.4-13.6

+ 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 Guilford 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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