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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Heart Attack and Stroke

If you thought someone was having a heart attack or a stroke, what is the first thing you would do?

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Take them to the hospital Tell them to call doctor Call 911 Call a family member Do something else
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,448 621 5.9 5.1- 6.8 91 0.7 0.5- 1.0 11,012 88.2 87.0-89.2 83 0.7 0.4- 1.2 641 4.6 4.0- 5.2
-Alamance County 337 13 5.6 2.6-11.7 2 1.7 0.4- 6.6 308 89.8 83.4-93.9 2 0.2 0.0- 0.8 12 2.7 1.4- 5.2
GENDER
Male 118 7 8.1 2.6-22.4 1 2.0 0.3-12.7 103 85.4 72.5-92.9 0 0.0 . - . 7 4.6 2.0-10.2
Female 219 6 3.7 1.6- 8.5 1 1.5 0.2-10.2 205 93.1 86.9-96.5 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 5 1.3 0.5- 3.3
RACE
White 278 11 6.3 2.6-14.3 1 1.1 0.2- 7.6 252 88.8 80.9-93.7 2 0.3 0.1- 1.0 12 3.6 1.8- 6.9
Other 57 2 3.8 0.9-14.4 1 3.8 0.5-22.4 54 92.4 77.5-97.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 76 6 8.3 2.8-22.0 2 3.7 0.9-13.8 67 86.9 73.0-94.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9
45+ 258 7 3.3 1.5- 6.9 0 0.0 . - . 238 92.3 87.8-95.2 2 0.4 0.1- 1.5 11 4.1 2.1- 7.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 153 9 10.4 4.2-23.6 2 4.0 1.0-14.7 136 83.0 70.2-91.0 2 0.5 0.1- 1.8 4 2.1 0.6- 7.4
Some College + 184 4 2.0 0.7- 6.0 0 0.0 . - . 172 94.9 90.3-97.3 0 0.0 . - . 8 3.1 1.4- 6.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 180 7 5.3 2.3-11.7 1 1.8 0.3-12.0 163 89.5 81.5-94.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 8 3.1 1.4- 7.0
$50,000+ 114 4 2.5 0.8- 7.0 0 0.0 . - . 107 94.9 88.5-97.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.7 0.8- 9.1

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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