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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 365 345 95.3 91.9-97.4 4 0.8 0.3- 2.2 16 3.9 2.0- 7.3
GENDER
Male 117 108 94.8 88.7-97.7 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4 8 4.6 1.9-10.6
Female 248 237 95.7 90.7-98.1 3 0.8 0.2- 3.0 8 3.5 1.3- 8.6
RACE
White 293 281 96.8 93.5-98.4 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 10 2.8 1.2- 6.0
Other 70 62 90.8 79.2-96.2 2 1.7 0.4- 7.6 6 7.5 2.6-19.5
AGE
18-44 119 114 95.3 88.3-98.2 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 4 4.1 1.4-11.3
45+ 244 229 95.3 91.8-97.4 3 1.0 0.3- 3.3 12 3.7 1.9- 7.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 148 134 93.4 87.5-96.6 3 1.2 0.3- 4.0 11 5.5 2.5-11.4
Some College + 216 210 96.6 91.3-98.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 5 2.9 1.0- 8.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 193 180 94.3 88.6-97.3 2 1.1 0.3- 4.2 11 4.6 2.0-10.3
$50,000+ 127 123 96.4 89.5-98.8 0 0.0 . - . 4 3.6 1.2-10.5

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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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