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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Heart Attack and Stroke

Do you think sudden trouble walking, dizziness, or loss of balance 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 12,499 10,855 85.7 84.3-86.9 562 4.6 4.0- 5.3 1,082 9.8 8.7-11.0
-Alamance County 338 299 89.3 83.4-93.3 15 3.0 1.6- 5.4 24 7.7 4.2-13.6
GENDER
Male 118 101 87.1 74.9-93.9 7 3.5 1.5- 8.1 10 9.3 3.5-22.5
Female 220 198 91.0 84.9-94.8 8 2.6 1.1- 5.9 14 6.4 3.3-12.2
RACE
White 279 248 89.4 82.1-93.9 13 3.4 1.8- 6.5 18 7.2 3.3-14.6
Other 57 49 88.5 75.5-95.1 2 1.6 0.4- 6.7 6 9.8 3.8-23.2
AGE
18-44 76 67 90.3 76.8-96.3 3 1.7 0.5- 6.0 6 8.0 2.6-22.3
45+ 259 230 88.6 83.4-92.2 11 4.0 2.0- 7.7 18 7.4 4.6-11.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 153 132 83.9 71.9-91.4 8 3.2 1.5- 6.6 13 12.9 6.0-25.7
Some College + 185 167 93.3 88.5-96.2 7 2.9 1.2- 6.8 11 3.8 2.0- 7.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 181 162 90.5 83.3-94.8 8 3.1 1.3- 7.1 11 6.4 3.0-13.3
$50,000+ 114 103 93.5 87.7-96.7 3 1.8 0.4- 7.0 8 4.6 2.2- 9.5

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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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