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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Heart Attack and Stroke

Do you think sudden numbness or weakness of face, arm, or leg, especially on one side, are symptoms of a stroke?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No Don't know/Not Sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,514 11,843 93.5 92.5-94.4 193 2.3 1.8- 3.0 478 4.2 3.5- 5.0
-Guilford County 401 379 93.0 86.4-96.5 6 3.3 0.9-12.0 16 3.7 2.1- 6.7
GENDER
Male 157 148 91.2 78.2-96.8 4 5.2 1.1-22.0 5 3.6 1.4- 9.2
Female 244 231 94.9 90.5-97.3 2 1.2 0.2- 6.3 11 3.9 2.0- 7.4
RACE
White 287 276 96.2 92.3-98.2 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3 9 3.5 1.6- 7.4
Other 109 101 94.9 88.4-97.9 2 1.6 0.3- 8.0 6 3.4 1.2- 9.1
AGE
18-44 90 86 91.9 73.3-97.9 2 6.7 1.3-27.7 2 1.4 0.3- 6.4
45+ 306 288 93.6 89.0-96.3 4 1.0 0.3- 3.0 14 5.4 2.9-10.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 141 129 87.2 70.1-95.2 4 8.4 1.9-30.0 8 4.4 1.8-10.2
Some College + 260 250 96.1 92.1-98.1 2 0.6 0.1- 2.7 8 3.3 1.5- 7.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 176 85.5 72.6-92.9 6 7.5 2.0-24.3 12 7.0 3.6-13.3
$50,000+ 158 155 99.0 96.3-99.7 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.0 0.3- 3.7

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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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