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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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Cardiovascular Disease

At what age did you have your first stroke?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Under 50 50-64 65 +
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 121 37 35.2 24.5-47.6 43 33.3 22.9-45.5 41 31.6 22.1-42.9
GENDER
Male 49 17 49.1 31.4-67.1 20 30.6 16.5-49.6 12 20.3 10.0-36.9
Female 72 20 21.1 12.3-33.8 23 35.9 22.5-52.0 29 43.0 29.2-57.9
RACE
White 94 25 30.5 19.1-45.0 34 34.9 23.1-48.9 35 34.6 23.5-47.6
African American 25 12 48.5 25.6-72.1 8 29.0 11.4-56.5 5 22.5 8.2-48.4

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 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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