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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 344 315 89.9 83.6-94.0 13 4.7 2.1- 9.9 16 5.4 2.6-10.8
GENDER
Male 122 109 86.9 74.7-93.7 8 6.9 2.6-17.4 5 6.2 1.9-18.0
Female 222 206 93.1 88.2-96.0 5 2.3 0.9- 5.8 11 4.6 2.3- 9.0
RACE
White 287 271 94.0 87.6-97.2 7 2.1 0.9- 4.7 9 3.9 1.3-11.2
Other 57 44 72.5 53.5-85.8 6 15.7 5.3-38.2 7 11.9 5.2-25.0
AGE
18-44 148 136 88.8 78.2-94.6 3 3.7 0.9-14.5 9 7.5 3.2-16.6
45+ 195 178 91.7 86.0-95.2 10 6.1 3.0-11.8 7 2.2 1.0- 4.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 154 87.5 77.9-93.3 9 7.1 2.7-17.5 10 5.4 2.6-11.0
Some College + 171 161 92.3 82.0-96.9 4 2.3 0.8- 6.6 6 5.4 1.5-17.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 177 157 87.8 78.1-93.5 8 3.2 1.4- 7.0 12 9.0 4.0-19.3
$50,000+ 119 113 91.2 77.4-96.9 4 7.4 2.2-22.3 2 1.4 0.3- 5.4

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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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