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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 358 346 96.1 90.5-98.5 7 1.6 0.5- 4.5 5 2.3 0.6- 8.9
GENDER
Male 121 113 92.4 79.4-97.5 5 3.2 0.9-10.5 3 4.4 0.8-20.6
Female 237 233 98.8 96.4-99.6 2 0.4 0.1- 1.7 2 0.7 0.1- 3.7
RACE
White 211 204 95.8 85.8-98.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4 4 3.7 0.9-14.6
Other 143 138 96.5 88.9-98.9 4 3.3 0.9-11.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6
AGE
18-44 118 115 94.7 82.8-98.5 1 1.5 0.2-10.1 2 3.7 0.7-17.0
45+ 237 228 97.6 95.3-98.8 6 1.6 0.7- 3.8 3 0.7 0.2- 2.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 125 92.1 78.4-97.4 6 2.1 0.9- 5.0 4 5.8 1.3-22.4
Some College + 223 221 98.5 92.4-99.7 1 1.3 0.2- 8.4 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 177 94.2 82.5-98.3 6 1.7 0.7- 4.0 3 4.1 0.8-19.1
$50,000+ 129 127 97.8 88.3-99.6 1 2.0 0.3-12.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5

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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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