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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for South Carolina

Heart Attack or Stroke

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Which of the following do you think is a symptom of a stroke. For each, tell me yes, no, or you're not sure
Do you think sudden trouble seeing in one or both eyes is a symptom 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%)
TOTAL 3,030 1,947 62.7 60.6-64.7 280 10.3 9.0-11.7 803 27.1 25.2-29.0
GENDER
Male 1,203 765 61.6 58.3-64.8 120 10.6 8.7-12.8 318 27.8 24.9-31.0
Female 1,827 1,182 63.6 61.0-66.2 160 10.0 8.3-12.0 485 26.4 24.1-28.8
RACE
White 2,295 1,538 66.2 63.9-68.5 178 7.9 6.8- 9.3 579 25.8 23.7-28.0
African American 611 332 52.1 47.3-56.8 93 18.0 14.2-22.4 186 30.0 25.9-34.4
Other Minorities 95 62 64.3 52.3-74.7 7 6.9 3.1-14.9 26 28.8 19.1-40.9
HISPANIC
Yes 78 33 38.1 26.3-51.5 10 11.0 5.3-21.3 35 50.9 37.7-64.0
No 2,936 1,908 63.7 61.6-65.7 269 10.3 9.0-11.8 759 26.0 24.2-28.0
AGE
18-24 258 162 57.4 49.8-64.7 23 12.0 7.3-19.1 73 30.6 24.0-38.0
25-34 573 356 59.6 54.7-64.3 56 11.1 8.4-14.6 161 29.3 25.0-33.9
35-44 649 437 67.5 63.4-71.4 58 9.9 7.5-12.9 154 22.6 19.3-26.3
45-54 605 411 66.2 61.5-70.6 45 7.9 5.8-10.8 149 25.9 21.8-30.4
55-64 406 265 64.7 59.5-69.6 33 8.3 5.7-11.8 108 27.0 22.5-31.9
65+ 493 287 58.7 53.9-63.4 60 12.5 9.5-16.3 146 28.8 24.6-33.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 393 166 40.4 34.8-46.3 72 19.4 14.6-25.4 155 40.2 34.5-46.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 912 526 57.3 53.5-61.0 109 12.6 10.2-15.4 277 30.1 26.7-33.7
Some Post-H.S. 859 602 68.9 64.9-72.6 50 6.1 4.6- 8.2 207 25.0 21.5-28.9
College Graduate 859 649 75.0 71.7-78.1 48 6.7 5.0- 9.0 162 18.2 15.6-21.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 285 149 51.2 43.8-58.6 38 15.9 10.1-24.1 98 32.9 26.6-39.9
$15,000- 24,999 498 289 56.3 50.7-61.8 64 13.9 10.5-18.1 145 29.8 24.7-35.5
$25,000- 34,999 445 272 58.7 53.2-64.0 43 12.3 8.8-17.0 130 29.0 24.4-34.1
$35,000- 49,999 513 346 65.8 61.1-70.3 45 9.5 7.0-12.8 122 24.7 20.7-29.1
$50,000+ 855 624 70.7 67.1-74.0 45 5.9 4.4- 8.0 186 23.4 20.3-26.8
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 195 111 54.5 46.7-62.1 18 9.3 5.8-14.6 66 36.3 29.0-44.2
Appalachia II 372 256 64.5 58.5-70.0 34 11.3 7.8-16.1 82 24.2 19.2-30.0
Appalachia III 204 140 68.8 61.5-75.3 17 8.0 4.8-12.9 47 23.2 17.5-30.2
Catawba 197 120 54.2 44.9-63.2 22 15.0 9.4-23.1 55 30.8 22.3-40.9
Edisto 87 51 58.7 46.2-70.2 7 8.7 3.9-18.0 29 32.6 22.3-45.0
Low Country 143 94 66.2 56.8-74.5 15 10.0 5.6-17.0 34 23.8 16.5-33.1
Palmetto 475 318 65.4 60.3-70.1 40 8.5 6.1-11.7 117 26.1 21.8-31.0
Pee Dee 208 126 61.1 53.4-68.2 15 6.8 3.9-11.5 67 32.1 25.4-39.6
Savannah 135 79 57.5 47.9-66.5 14 12.1 6.9-20.4 42 30.4 22.5-39.8
Trident 382 252 66.0 59.8-71.6 31 10.9 6.8-17.1 99 23.1 18.8-28.1
Upper Savannah 169 106 60.4 51.6-68.6 17 10.4 6.0-17.5 46 29.2 21.7-37.9
Waccamaw 229 144 64.0 56.7-70.7 20 11.2 6.9-17.6 65 24.8 19.3-31.3
Wateree 183 119 65.2 56.5-72.9 21 11.4 6.8-18.5 43 23.4 16.9-31.5

#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 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
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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