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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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Heart Attack or Stroke

Which of the following do you think is a symptom of a heart attack. 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 heart attack?

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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 4,181 1,405 34.7 32.8-36.7 1,358 32.6 30.7-34.6 1,418 32.6 30.8-34.6
GENDER
Male 1,617 538 35.2 32.2-38.4 536 33.7 30.7-36.9 543 31.1 28.2-34.2
Female 2,564 867 34.3 31.9-36.8 822 31.7 29.3-34.1 875 34.0 31.6-36.5
RACE
White 3,177 1,062 34.7 32.6-36.9 1,066 34.0 31.9-36.2 1,049 31.3 29.2-33.4
African American 876 296 33.5 29.2-38.0 251 28.4 24.2-32.9 329 38.1 33.7-42.8
Other Minorities 88 38 44.4 31.8-57.8 26 32.2 21.4-45.4 24 23.3 14.2-35.8
HISPANIC
Yes 91 28 35.7 23.7-49.8 35 38.5 26.0-52.7 28 25.8 14.7-41.3
No 4,029 1,359 34.9 32.9-36.9 1,303 32.3 30.3-34.2 1,367 32.9 31.0-34.9
AGE
18-24 291 127 43.0 35.9-50.4 73 28.6 21.9-36.4 91 28.5 22.3-35.5
25-34 686 250 34.7 30.3-39.3 208 32.1 27.7-36.9 228 33.2 28.7-38.0
35-44 821 285 35.5 31.3-39.9 257 31.1 27.2-35.2 279 33.4 29.3-37.8
45-54 826 291 37.3 33.0-41.8 282 34.0 29.8-38.4 253 28.7 24.9-32.9
55-64 677 218 31.7 27.3-36.5 204 30.4 26.2-34.9 255 37.9 33.4-42.7
65+ 854 229 27.2 23.6-31.1 322 38.6 34.6-42.7 303 34.2 30.3-38.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 620 177 28.7 23.7-34.2 183 27.8 23.1-33.1 260 43.5 38.0-49.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,314 428 33.5 30.1-37.1 400 32.3 28.7-36.1 486 34.2 30.7-37.9
Some Post-H.S. 1,051 389 39.4 35.5-43.4 351 31.4 28.0-35.1 311 29.2 25.6-33.0
College Graduate 1,192 410 34.8 31.4-38.3 423 36.5 33.0-40.1 359 28.7 25.7-31.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 548 176 34.0 28.3-40.2 167 33.1 27.1-39.6 205 33.0 27.6-38.9
$15,000- 24,999 733 234 31.8 27.3-36.6 222 31.8 27.4-36.7 277 36.4 31.7-41.4
$25,000- 34,999 539 173 31.7 26.6-37.2 178 34.8 29.6-40.4 188 33.5 28.4-39.1
$35,000- 49,999 683 270 38.5 33.6-43.6 202 30.1 25.3-35.4 211 31.4 26.8-36.4
$50,000+ 1,177 390 35.6 32.2-39.2 433 35.3 32.0-38.8 354 29.0 25.9-32.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 173 55 36.5 28.4-45.5 65 35.0 27.6-43.2 53 28.5 21.8-36.3
Appalachia II 356 125 38.3 32.5-44.3 121 33.3 28.0-38.9 110 28.5 23.6-33.9
Appalachia III 254 81 31.3 25.3-38.0 85 31.1 25.1-37.8 88 37.5 30.8-44.8
Catawba 194 80 41.2 32.9-50.1 52 28.6 20.9-37.8 62 30.2 23.1-38.4
Edisto 88 34 39.5 28.4-51.8 24 32.1 21.4-45.2 30 28.4 19.4-39.5
Low Country 176 58 34.3 26.5-43.0 63 35.8 28.0-44.4 55 29.9 22.9-38.0
Palmetto 457 154 35.5 30.3-41.1 138 30.5 25.5-35.9 165 34.0 29.0-39.5
Pee Dee 1,247 415 34.0 30.3-37.9 386 30.4 27.0-34.0 446 35.6 31.9-39.5
Savannah 148 49 31.7 23.5-41.1 50 33.0 24.8-42.4 49 35.3 26.7-45.0
Trident 390 124 31.5 26.3-37.1 139 34.3 29.0-40.0 127 34.2 28.8-40.1
Upper Savannah 267 84 31.7 24.5-40.0 96 38.3 30.4-46.9 87 29.9 22.8-38.2
Waccamaw 248 84 32.6 26.0-40.0 79 33.3 25.9-41.5 85 34.1 26.8-42.3
Wateree 141 51 38.5 29.2-48.7 48 32.3 23.4-42.6 42 29.3 20.9-39.2

#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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