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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 361 103 25.9 20.7-31.9 258 74.1 68.1-79.3
GENDER
Male 132 35 24.7 16.8-34.8 97 75.3 65.2-83.2
Female 229 68 26.9 20.5-34.5 161 73.1 65.5-79.5
RACE
White 275 87 29.2 23.2-36.0 188 70.8 64.0-76.8
Other 82 16 20.0 11.2-33.0 66 80.0 67.0-88.8
AGE
18-44 89 23 20.1 12.5-30.9 66 79.9 69.1-87.5
45+ 269 79 30.5 24.5-37.3 190 69.5 62.7-75.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 18 14.7 8.1-25.1 86 85.3 74.9-91.9
Some College + 257 85 30.6 24.1-37.9 172 69.4 62.1-75.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 132 26 15.8 9.9-24.1 106 84.2 75.9-90.1
$50,000+ 174 62 33.5 25.6-42.4 112 66.5 57.6-74.4

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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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