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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Heart Attack and Stroke

Do you think sudden trouble walking, dizziness, or loss of balance 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 12,499 10,855 85.7 84.3-86.9 562 4.6 4.0- 5.3 1,082 9.8 8.7-11.0
-Guilford County 400 346 86.6 80.3-91.0 21 4.1 2.5- 6.6 33 9.4 5.4-15.8
GENDER
Male 157 138 87.6 76.2-94.0 7 2.8 1.2- 6.5 12 9.5 3.8-22.0
Female 243 208 85.4 78.5-90.3 14 5.4 2.9- 9.9 21 9.2 5.2-15.7
RACE
White 287 260 92.8 88.9-95.5 10 2.2 1.1- 4.3 17 5.0 2.8- 8.8
Other 108 84 83.2 73.6-89.7 10 6.7 3.3-13.2 14 10.2 5.1-19.1
AGE
18-44 90 81 87.0 71.0-94.9 3 2.6 0.8- 8.6 6 10.3 3.3-27.8
45+ 305 260 86.0 80.9-89.9 18 5.1 3.0- 8.5 27 8.9 5.8-13.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 141 105 74.3 60.7-84.4 15 8.4 4.5-15.1 21 17.3 8.4-32.4
Some College + 259 241 93.3 87.9-96.3 6 1.7 0.7- 4.1 12 5.0 2.3-10.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 193 158 79.0 67.5-87.2 15 7.0 3.9-12.5 20 14.0 6.8-26.7
$50,000+ 158 150 97.2 94.1-98.7 2 0.8 0.2- 3.4 6 2.0 0.8- 4.8

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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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