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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 349 66 20.7 15.8-26.5 283 79.3 73.5-84.2
GENDER
Male 130 22 18.5 11.4-28.6 108 81.5 71.4-88.6
Female 219 44 22.6 16.8-29.8 175 77.4 70.2-83.2
RACE
White 318 62 22.6 17.4-28.9 256 77.4 71.1-82.6
Other 27 4 11.4 3.7-29.9 23 88.6 70.1-96.3
AGE
18-44 74 18 19.0 11.0-30.8 56 81.0 69.2-89.0
45+ 272 45 20.8 15.6-27.1 227 79.2 72.9-84.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 169 16 12.2 6.6-21.5 153 87.8 78.5-93.4
Some College + 180 50 28.9 22.0-36.8 130 71.1 63.2-78.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 21 11.5 7.1-18.3 165 88.5 81.7-92.9
$50,000+ 120 38 29.6 21.6-39.1 82 70.4 60.9-78.4

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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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