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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 349 287 81.6 72.9-88.0 22 9.0 3.9-19.5 40 9.4 6.3-13.7
GENDER
Male 130 107 79.4 61.7-90.2 10 13.3 4.2-35.1 13 7.3 3.5-14.9
Female 219 180 83.7 77.1-88.6 12 5.2 2.7- 9.8 27 11.2 7.2-17.0
RACE
White 318 264 87.0 82.7-90.4 18 4.7 2.8- 7.8 36 8.3 5.7-11.9
Other 27 19 50.9 23.9-77.3 4 33.2 9.2-70.9 4 15.9 5.0-40.9
AGE
18-44 74 62 77.4 57.1-89.8 4 12.5 3.0-39.9 8 10.1 4.7-20.6
45+ 272 222 84.4 79.3-88.3 18 6.7 4.1-10.8 32 8.9 6.1-12.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 169 123 70.4 55.9-81.7 19 16.5 6.8-34.9 27 13.0 7.8-21.0
Some College + 180 164 92.5 87.3-95.6 3 1.7 0.5- 5.4 13 5.8 3.1-10.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 148 75.4 59.7-86.4 14 13.8 4.7-34.4 24 10.8 6.1-18.2
$50,000+ 120 106 90.5 83.7-94.7 6 4.7 2.0-10.5 8 4.8 2.2-10.3

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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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