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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 400 86 21.7 17.0-27.2 314 78.3 72.8-83.0
GENDER
Male 157 38 20.8 14.5-29.0 119 79.2 71.0-85.5
Female 243 48 22.7 16.5-30.4 195 77.3 69.6-83.5
RACE
White 287 70 25.1 19.7-31.4 217 74.9 68.6-80.3
Other 108 15 17.4 9.9-28.8 93 82.6 71.2-90.1
AGE
18-44 90 19 19.7 11.8-31.0 71 80.3 69.0-88.2
45+ 305 67 23.5 18.4-29.4 238 76.5 70.6-81.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 141 15 10.9 5.9-19.5 126 89.1 80.5-94.1
Some College + 259 71 27.5 21.4-34.7 188 72.5 65.3-78.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 193 30 15.8 10.4-23.2 163 84.2 76.8-89.6
$50,000+ 158 47 31.6 23.3-41.2 111 68.4 58.8-76.7

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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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