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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 359 340 94.4 90.9-96.6 5 1.6 0.6- 4.3 14 4.0 2.2- 7.0
GENDER
Male 143 134 93.9 87.9-97.0 4 2.6 0.9- 7.6 5 3.5 1.3- 8.8
Female 216 206 94.9 90.4-97.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 9 4.6 2.3- 9.0
RACE
White 304 293 96.3 93.0-98.1 3 0.9 0.3- 2.8 8 2.8 1.3- 6.0
Other 55 47 84.6 70.0-92.8 2 5.4 1.2-21.5 6 10.0 4.2-22.2
AGE
18-44 159 150 94.0 88.2-97.0 2 1.6 0.3- 6.9 7 4.4 2.0- 9.5
45+ 200 190 94.9 90.3-97.4 3 1.7 0.5- 5.2 7 3.4 1.5- 7.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 177 163 90.7 84.1-94.7 4 2.8 0.9- 8.0 10 6.6 3.4-12.4
Some College + 182 177 98.1 95.4-99.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.1 4 1.4 0.5- 3.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 171 91.0 84.6-94.8 5 3.2 1.2- 8.3 10 5.8 2.9-11.3
$50,000+ 119 119 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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