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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 348 23 6.6 4.0-10.7 3 0.7 0.2- 2.6 300 86.0 80.6-90.0 4 0.9 0.3- 2.9 18 5.9 3.4-10.2
GENDER
Male 129 17 10.6 5.8-18.5 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4 99 78.3 68.0-86.0 3 1.5 0.4- 6.0 9 8.6 4.1-17.4
Female 219 6 3.1 1.2- 7.7 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6 201 92.7 87.9-95.8 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 9 3.5 1.7- 7.1
RACE
White 317 20 5.5 3.4- 8.9 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 275 87.0 81.9-90.9 4 1.1 0.3- 3.4 17 6.3 3.5-10.9
Other 27 3 12.8 3.5-37.6 1 2.9 0.4-18.7 22 80.0 55.1-92.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.3 0.6-26.1
AGE
18-44 74 4 5.6 1.8-15.8 0 0.0 . - . 67 89.9 78.7-95.5 1 1.2 0.2- 8.0 2 3.3 0.8-13.5
45+ 271 19 7.4 4.5-11.8 3 1.1 0.3- 4.4 230 83.0 76.8-87.8 3 0.7 0.2- 2.1 16 7.8 4.4-13.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 168 16 8.9 4.6-16.5 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7 140 84.6 75.6-90.6 4 1.8 0.5- 5.8 6 4.3 1.5-11.8
Some College + 180 7 4.4 2.0- 9.1 1 0.9 0.1- 5.9 160 87.3 80.4-92.0 0 0.0 . - . 12 7.5 3.9-13.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 185 14 7.9 3.9-15.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 157 84.9 76.4-90.6 3 1.5 0.4- 5.9 10 5.5 2.6-11.0
$50,000+ 120 9 6.8 3.5-12.8 0 0.0 . - . 104 86.5 77.7-92.2 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7 6 6.3 2.5-15.4

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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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