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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance 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 12,514 11,843 93.5 92.5-94.4 193 2.3 1.8- 3.0 478 4.2 3.5- 5.0
-Alamance County 339 321 93.0 86.3-96.6 5 0.8 0.3- 2.1 13 6.1 2.8-13.1
GENDER
Male 119 112 91.4 77.0-97.1 4 1.4 0.5- 3.9 3 7.2 2.0-23.1
Female 220 209 94.3 86.9-97.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9 10 5.3 2.1-12.9
RACE
White 280 266 92.1 83.2-96.5 4 0.8 0.3- 2.2 10 7.1 2.9-16.4
Other 57 53 95.7 88.2-98.5 1 1.0 0.1- 7.0 3 3.2 0.9-10.7
AGE
18-44 77 74 93.4 78.1-98.2 0 0.0 . - . 3 6.6 1.8-21.9
45+ 259 244 92.7 85.4-96.5 5 1.6 0.6- 3.9 10 5.7 2.3-13.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 154 141 86.2 72.4-93.7 2 0.8 0.2- 3.4 11 13.0 5.7-27.1
Some College + 185 180 98.2 94.9-99.4 3 0.9 0.3- 2.8 2 1.0 0.2- 4.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 177 98.0 94.2-99.3 2 0.7 0.2- 3.1 3 1.3 0.3- 5.4
$50,000+ 114 111 98.6 95.6-99.6 3 1.4 0.4- 4.4 0 0.0 . - .

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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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