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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Heart Attack and Stroke

Do you think sudden numbness or weakness of face, arm, or leg, especially on one side, 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 15,246 14,091 90.8 90.0-91.5 419 3.2 2.8- 3.7 736 6.0 5.4- 6.6
-Cabarrus County 379 346 88.4 82.4-92.6 10 3.5 1.7- 6.9 23 8.1 4.5-14.1
GENDER
Male 139 123 85.8 74.8-92.5 7 5.2 2.2-11.6 9 9.0 3.5-20.8
Female 240 223 90.9 84.2-94.9 3 1.8 0.5- 6.3 14 7.3 3.8-13.7
RACE
White 318 302 95.4 92.1-97.4 6 2.2 0.9- 5.4 10 2.4 1.2- 4.7
Other 58 42 62.1 43.4-77.7 4 8.5 2.9-22.4 12 29.4 15.0-49.7
AGE
18-44 151 138 88.1 77.2-94.2 3 2.5 0.7- 8.3 10 9.4 4.0-20.6
45+ 226 206 88.6 82.2-93.0 7 4.6 2.0-10.3 13 6.7 3.7-11.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 165 140 79.6 68.3-87.5 7 5.1 2.2-11.3 18 15.3 8.2-26.9
Some College + 214 206 96.1 91.3-98.3 3 2.0 0.5- 7.3 5 1.9 0.7- 4.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 178 156 83.3 74.5-89.6 6 5.2 2.1-12.0 16 11.5 6.4-19.7
$50,000+ 136 131 95.4 88.3-98.3 3 3.0 0.8-10.6 2 1.6 0.4- 6.3

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

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

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