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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus 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
-Cabarrus County 325 303 93.0 87.4-96.2 9 4.8 2.0-10.8 13 2.2 1.1- 4.3
GENDER
Male 122 108 88.4 77.7-94.3 6 8.6 3.4-19.9 8 3.1 1.3- 7.3
Female 203 195 97.9 95.6-99.0 3 0.8 0.2- 2.8 5 1.3 0.5- 3.2
RACE
White 268 255 95.9 90.5-98.3 5 2.5 0.6- 9.3 8 1.6 0.8- 3.3
Other 51 44 84.8 67.1-93.9 4 11.8 3.9-30.4 3 3.4 0.8-13.2
AGE
18-44 102 95 91.3 80.8-96.3 4 7.1 2.6-18.0 3 1.7 0.4- 6.1
45+ 222 207 95.2 91.9-97.2 5 1.9 0.7- 4.6 10 3.0 1.5- 5.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 139 121 87.7 76.8-93.9 7 8.7 3.3-20.9 11 3.5 1.8- 6.7
Some College + 185 181 97.1 90.3-99.2 2 1.7 0.3- 9.4 2 1.2 0.2- 6.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 155 144 91.0 80.6-96.1 3 5.3 1.4-17.7 8 3.7 1.5- 8.8
$50,000+ 116 114 97.5 86.9-99.6 2 2.5 0.4-13.1 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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