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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 357 311 85.6 78.8-90.5 17 4.0 2.2- 7.2 29 10.3 6.0-17.3
GENDER
Male 121 101 79.0 64.7-88.5 9 5.9 2.5-13.2 11 15.1 6.7-30.7
Female 236 210 90.4 85.4-93.8 8 2.7 1.3- 5.6 18 6.9 4.0-11.6
RACE
White 211 185 84.8 74.0-91.7 7 2.4 0.9- 6.0 19 12.8 6.4-24.1
Other 142 122 86.2 78.0-91.6 10 6.7 3.2-13.7 10 7.1 3.5-13.8
AGE
18-44 118 102 81.7 69.2-89.8 3 3.1 0.9-10.0 13 15.2 7.7-27.9
45+ 236 206 89.8 85.1-93.1 14 5.1 2.9- 8.9 16 5.1 2.9- 8.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 114 86.1 74.6-92.9 11 5.2 2.7- 9.9 10 8.7 3.1-21.9
Some College + 222 197 85.4 76.1-91.4 6 3.3 1.3- 8.5 19 11.3 5.9-20.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 185 157 84.3 73.7-91.1 12 4.4 2.3- 8.0 16 11.4 5.2-22.9
$50,000+ 129 116 85.8 73.0-93.1 4 4.2 1.4-12.4 9 9.9 3.8-23.4

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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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