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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 393 9 2.7 1.2- 5.8 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6 365 93.1 89.5-95.5 2 0.5 0.1- 2.4 16 3.6 2.1- 6.2
GENDER
Male 157 3 2.6 0.7- 8.9 0 0.0 . - . 150 95.2 89.2-97.9 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.2 0.7- 6.3
Female 236 6 2.8 1.1- 7.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 215 91.2 85.9-94.7 2 0.9 0.2- 4.6 12 4.9 2.6- 9.2
RACE
White 355 8 3.0 1.3- 6.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 331 93.0 88.9-95.6 2 0.6 0.1- 2.9 13 3.4 1.8- 6.3
Other 35 1 1.5 0.2-10.2 0 0.0 . - . 33 95.7 82.9-99.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.8 0.4-17.8
AGE
18-44 83 2 2.9 0.7-11.2 0 0.0 . - . 77 93.2 85.3-97.0 0 0.0 . - . 4 3.8 1.4-10.0
45+ 307 7 2.6 1.1- 5.8 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 285 93.0 89.0-95.6 2 0.8 0.2- 4.2 12 3.5 1.9- 6.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 220 5 3.3 1.2- 8.5 1 0.1 0.0- 1.1 207 94.7 89.9-97.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 6 1.7 0.7- 4.0
Some College + 173 4 2.0 0.6- 6.7 0 0.0 . - . 158 91.1 84.8-95.0 1 0.9 0.1- 6.0 10 6.0 3.0-11.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 230 6 2.5 1.0- 6.3 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 215 94.8 90.6-97.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 7 2.4 1.0- 5.6
$50,000+ 110 2 3.5 0.8-13.4 0 0.0 . - . 103 90.9 81.6-95.8 1 1.2 0.2- 8.3 4 4.4 1.6-11.5

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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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