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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 357 17 4.3 2.4- 7.6 2 0.6 0.1- 2.3 324 91.6 87.6-94.4 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 13 3.4 1.8- 6.3
GENDER
Male 121 6 4.4 1.8-10.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 107 90.9 83.7-95.1 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 6 3.8 1.4- 9.7
Female 236 11 4.3 2.0- 8.9 1 0.6 0.1- 3.8 217 92.1 86.8-95.4 0 0.0 . - . 7 3.0 1.3- 7.1
RACE
White 211 7 2.1 0.9- 4.9 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9 194 93.7 89.2-96.4 0 0.0 . - . 8 3.2 1.4- 7.2
Other 142 9 6.0 2.8-12.1 0 0.0 . - . 127 90.0 82.8-94.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 5 3.7 1.3-10.1
AGE
18-44 118 4 3.6 1.2-10.1 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 108 92.0 84.8-95.9 0 0.0 . - . 5 3.9 1.5- 9.6
45+ 236 12 4.6 2.4- 8.5 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9 214 91.8 87.1-94.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 8 2.9 1.3- 6.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 10 5.7 2.8-11.3 0 0.0 . - . 120 90.5 83.3-94.8 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8 4 3.5 1.1-10.4
Some College + 222 7 3.5 1.4- 8.6 2 0.9 0.2- 3.6 204 92.3 86.9-95.6 0 0.0 . - . 9 3.3 1.5- 7.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 185 7 3.3 1.4- 7.4 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9 170 92.2 86.3-95.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 6 3.6 1.4- 9.1
$50,000+ 129 5 3.1 1.0- 8.7 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 119 94.2 88.4-97.1 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.1 0.8- 5.7

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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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