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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Heart Attack and Stroke

Identified all stroke symptoms correctly: 1,2,3,5,6=Yes.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,489 2,720 21.6 20.3-22.8 9,769 78.4 77.2-79.7
-Durham County 398 98 19.5 15.3-24.5 300 80.5 75.5-84.7
GENDER
Male 160 39 17.2 11.9-24.1 121 82.8 75.9-88.1
Female 238 59 21.7 15.6-29.3 179 78.3 70.7-84.4
RACE
White 249 76 31.0 24.4-38.6 173 69.0 61.4-75.6
Other 145 22 10.0 6.1-16.0 123 90.0 84.0-93.9
AGE
18-44 132 26 14.7 9.5-22.0 106 85.3 78.0-90.5
45+ 261 72 26.3 20.7-32.9 189 73.7 67.1-79.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 103 11 6.0 2.9-12.0 92 94.0 88.0-97.1
Some College + 294 87 27.2 21.6-33.7 207 72.8 66.3-78.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 158 28 9.3 5.7-14.8 130 90.7 85.2-94.3
$50,000+ 191 61 29.1 22.3-36.9 130 70.9 63.1-77.7

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*Derived from 6 stroke questions.

^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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