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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Heart Attack and Stroke

Identified all stroke symptoms correctly: 1,2,3,5,6=Yes.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,489 2,720 21.6 20.3-22.8 9,769 78.4 77.2-79.7
-Alamance County 337 76 28.8 19.4-40.4 261 71.2 59.6-80.6
GENDER
Male 118 22 22.7 12.0-38.7 96 77.3 61.3-88.0
Female 219 54 33.5 20.4-49.6 165 66.5 50.4-79.6
RACE
White 279 62 30.3 19.0-44.6 217 69.7 55.4-81.0
Other 56 14 25.4 13.8-41.9 42 74.6 58.1-86.2
AGE
18-44 76 16 33.4 16.7-55.6 60 66.6 44.4-83.3
45+ 258 60 24.8 19.0-31.7 198 75.2 68.3-81.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 152 25 16.8 10.6-25.6 127 83.2 74.4-89.4
Some College + 185 51 37.6 23.5-54.1 134 62.4 45.9-76.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 181 44 32.3 18.1-50.8 137 67.7 49.2-81.9
$50,000+ 114 28 33.6 20.0-50.7 86 66.4 49.3-80.0

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*Derived from 6 stroke questions.

^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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