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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 350 328 92.3 86.8-95.6 3 0.4 0.1- 1.3 19 7.3 4.1-12.8
GENDER
Male 131 124 93.1 82.0-97.5 0 0.0 . - . 7 6.9 2.5-18.0
Female 219 204 91.6 85.0-95.4 3 0.7 0.2- 2.4 12 7.7 4.0-14.3
RACE
White 319 303 95.4 90.3-97.9 3 0.5 0.1- 1.5 13 4.1 1.8- 9.4
Other 27 22 78.9 53.6-92.3 0 0.0 . - . 5 21.1 7.7-46.4
AGE
18-44 74 68 88.1 74.9-94.8 0 0.0 . - . 6 11.9 5.2-25.1
45+ 273 257 95.1 91.5-97.2 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2 13 4.2 2.3- 7.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 170 149 84.5 74.3-91.2 3 0.8 0.2- 2.6 18 14.7 8.1-25.0
Some College + 180 179 99.8 98.5- 100 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 170 87.2 76.9-93.3 3 0.8 0.2- 2.7 14 12.0 6.0-22.4
$50,000+ 120 119 99.7 98.1- 100 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9

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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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