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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 393 25 9.7 5.9-15.8 2 0.4 0.1- 1.5 341 85.2 79.1-89.7 2 0.1 0.0- 0.6 23 4.6 2.8- 7.4
GENDER
Male 158 13 14.5 7.6-25.9 0 0.0 . - . 135 81.2 70.3-88.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 9 4.1 1.9- 8.8
Female 235 12 5.2 2.7- 9.8 2 0.7 0.2- 2.9 206 88.9 83.3-92.8 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 14 5.1 2.8- 9.1
RACE
White 245 12 6.8 3.3-13.6 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 219 89.3 82.8-93.5 2 0.3 0.1- 1.2 11 3.1 1.6- 5.8
Other 144 13 13.4 6.9-24.4 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 119 80.2 69.6-87.8 0 0.0 . - . 11 6.1 3.1-11.5
AGE
18-44 130 9 10.2 4.7-20.8 0 0.0 . - . 117 87.7 77.3-93.7 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.1 0.7- 6.3
45+ 258 16 9.3 5.3-15.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.4 220 82.1 75.2-87.4 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 18 7.4 4.4-12.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 11 18.0 8.9-33.2 1 0.4 0.0- 2.6 85 78.8 63.9-88.7 0 0.0 . - . 4 2.8 0.9- 8.2
Some College + 291 14 5.0 2.8- 8.8 1 0.4 0.0- 2.5 255 88.8 84.0-92.3 2 0.2 0.1- 0.9 19 5.6 3.3- 9.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 154 12 14.7 7.1-28.0 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 133 82.6 69.9-90.7 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 6 2.0 0.8- 4.8
$50,000+ 190 12 6.7 3.6-12.1 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 166 87.6 81.3-92.0 0 0.0 . - . 11 5.2 2.6-10.1

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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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