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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Disease

At what age did you have your first stroke?*

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  Total
Respond.#
40 or Less 41-54 55-64 65+
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 139 25 20.4 13.5-29.6 34 28.3 20.3-38.0 29 16.3 11.0-23.4 51 35.0 26.5-44.5
GENDER
Male 58 7 15.7 7.0-31.7 17 34.8 22.2-49.8 10 14.4 7.5-25.7 24 35.1 23.5-48.8
Female 81 18 25.1 15.9-37.3 17 21.8 13.2-33.7 19 18.2 11.2-28.2 27 34.9 23.4-48.4
RACE
White 106 19 22.3 14.0-33.7 21 23.0 15.1-33.5 21 16.3 10.3-24.8 45 38.4 29.0-48.7
African American 29 5 15.9 6.1-35.4 13 45.8 26.2-66.7 7 17.2 7.7-34.2 4 21.2 7.2-48.3

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

* This question was asked only of respondents who reported having had a stroke.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
Palmetto: Fairfield, Lexington, Newberry, Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter

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