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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for North Carolina

Cardiovascular Disease

At what age did you have your first stroke?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Under 50 50-64 65 +
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 143 48 47.6 34.8-60.7 45 26.4 17.2-38.3 50 26.0 17.4-37.0
GENDER
Male 61 24 49.5 30.9-68.2 21 25.5 13.1-43.8 16 25.0 13.0-42.5
Female 82 24 45.1 29.4-61.9 24 27.6 16.2-43.0 34 27.2 17.0-40.6
RACE
White 98 29 44.0 29.7-59.4 30 23.7 14.4-36.5 39 32.2 20.6-46.6
African American 38 17 53.1 27.8-76.8 14 36.2 16.1-62.6 7 10.7 3.9-26.0

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

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* This question was asked only of respondents who reported having had a stroke.

#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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