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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 401 18 4.6 2.6- 8.1 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8 365 90.1 85.2-93.5 2 0.1 0.0- 0.6 15 5.1 2.7- 9.5
GENDER
Male 157 7 5.4 2.2-12.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 140 87.1 78.2-92.7 0 0.0 . - . 9 7.3 3.3-15.6
Female 244 11 3.7 2.0- 6.8 0 0.0 . - . 225 93.4 89.4-95.9 2 0.2 0.0- 1.2 6 2.7 1.1- 6.1
RACE
White 287 10 5.1 2.4-10.8 0 0.0 . - . 263 89.7 83.5-93.8 2 0.2 0.0- 1.0 12 4.9 2.5- 9.7
Other 109 8 4.2 1.9- 9.0 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 97 89.7 79.9-95.0 0 0.0 . - . 3 5.8 1.8-17.2
AGE
18-44 90 5 5.7 2.1-14.9 0 0.0 . - . 80 86.7 75.3-93.4 0 0.0 . - . 5 7.5 2.8-18.5
45+ 306 13 3.9 2.2- 6.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 280 92.2 88.3-94.9 2 0.2 0.0- 1.0 10 3.5 1.8- 6.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 141 10 8.3 3.7-17.3 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 126 89.7 80.7-94.8 2 0.3 0.1- 1.6 2 1.4 0.3- 6.5
Some College + 260 8 2.6 1.2- 5.6 0 0.0 . - . 239 90.3 83.9-94.3 0 0.0 . - . 13 7.1 3.6-13.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 12 5.6 3.0-10.2 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 175 90.3 83.7-94.4 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3 4 3.5 1.1-10.7
$50,000+ 158 3 2.3 0.6- 8.5 0 0.0 . - . 145 90.0 81.0-95.0 0 0.0 . - . 10 7.7 3.4-16.6

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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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