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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 395 370 90.6 84.0-94.7 7 2.0 0.8- 5.3 18 7.3 3.7-14.1
GENDER
Male 158 146 90.1 79.9-95.4 6 3.7 1.3-10.5 6 6.2 2.1-16.9
Female 237 224 91.2 80.5-96.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4 12 8.3 3.4-19.3
RACE
White 357 340 95.6 91.4-97.8 5 0.8 0.3- 2.2 12 3.6 1.6- 7.9
Other 35 29 68.7 41.1-87.3 2 9.9 2.4-33.0 4 21.4 6.0-53.8
AGE
18-44 83 77 85.5 69.9-93.7 1 2.0 0.3-12.6 5 12.5 4.9-28.4
45+ 309 290 94.2 90.4-96.6 6 2.1 0.8- 5.6 13 3.7 2.0- 6.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 222 199 83.8 73.0-90.8 7 3.7 1.4- 9.4 16 12.5 6.2-23.7
Some College + 173 171 99.1 96.3-99.8 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.9 0.2- 3.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 231 212 85.6 74.7-92.3 4 2.1 0.5- 8.0 15 12.3 6.1-23.3
$50,000+ 110 109 98.4 89.3-99.8 1 1.6 0.2-10.7 0 0.0 . - .

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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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