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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 402 373 89.8 83.0-94.1 14 5.3 2.3-11.5 15 4.9 2.3-10.2
GENDER
Male 158 145 89.7 78.6-95.4 7 7.1 2.3-19.6 6 3.2 1.3- 7.5
Female 244 228 89.9 80.2-95.2 7 3.3 1.5- 7.0 9 6.8 2.4-18.0
RACE
White 340 322 94.7 91.1-96.9 7 2.3 1.0- 5.4 11 3.0 1.5- 5.8
Other 60 49 72.0 49.2-87.2 7 16.1 5.2-40.0 4 12.0 3.2-35.6
AGE
18-44 156 145 88.4 76.3-94.8 5 6.1 1.9-18.2 6 5.5 1.8-15.7
45+ 246 228 91.6 86.3-95.0 9 4.2 2.0- 8.4 9 4.2 1.9- 8.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 251 226 85.8 76.0-92.0 13 7.7 3.3-16.8 12 6.6 2.8-14.7
Some College + 151 147 97.5 93.4-99.1 1 0.7 0.1- 5.1 3 1.8 0.6- 5.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 240 219 85.7 74.7-92.3 11 8.3 3.4-18.6 10 6.1 2.2-15.4
$50,000+ 104 101 96.9 90.3-99.0 0 0.0 . - . 3 3.1 1.0- 9.7

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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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