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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 365 320 86.9 81.6-90.8 20 5.2 3.1- 8.8 25 7.9 4.8-12.7
GENDER
Male 117 103 86.9 76.7-93.1 7 6.0 2.4-14.2 7 7.1 2.8-16.6
Female 248 217 86.8 80.4-91.4 13 4.7 2.5- 8.6 18 8.5 4.7-14.7
RACE
White 293 260 88.5 82.6-92.6 15 4.8 2.6- 8.6 18 6.8 3.6-12.3
Other 70 58 81.5 68.1-90.1 5 6.9 2.4-18.1 7 11.6 5.2-24.2
AGE
18-44 119 102 85.4 76.4-91.4 6 5.4 2.2-12.4 11 9.2 4.7-17.4
45+ 244 216 88.3 81.9-92.7 14 5.2 2.9- 9.0 14 6.5 3.1-13.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 148 118 79.6 69.9-86.7 14 8.7 4.5-16.3 16 11.7 6.5-20.3
Some College + 216 201 91.6 84.8-95.5 6 3.0 1.2- 7.0 9 5.4 2.3-12.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 193 166 86.2 78.5-91.5 11 6.0 2.9-12.0 16 7.8 4.0-14.6
$50,000+ 127 116 87.8 78.1-93.6 3 2.0 0.6- 6.1 8 10.2 4.9-20.1

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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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