Do you think sudden confusion or trouble speaking are symptoms of a stroke?
Kentucky BRFSS 2002


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Don't Know
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6356 5596  87.3  (85.6-88.9) 137   2.5  ( 1.9- 3.2) 623  10.2  ( 8.7-11.8)
     GENDER        
Male 2093 1794  85.8  (83.3-87.9)  56   2.6  ( 1.8- 3.9) 243  11.6  ( 9.7-13.9)
Female 4263 3802  88.7  (86.2-90.8)  81   2.4  ( 1.7- 3.3) 380   8.9  ( 6.9-11.4)
   RACE/ETHNICITY        
White/NH 5959 5272  87.7  (85.9-89.3) 122   2.4  ( 1.8- 3.1) 565   9.9  ( 8.4-11.6)
African American/NH  194  162  88.3  (82.1-92.6)   5   2.4  ( 0.8- 6.8)  27   9.3  ( 5.7-14.9)
       AGE        
18-24  402  338  79.2  (69.4-86.5)  15   3.2  ( 1.5- 6.9)  49  17.6  (10.6-27.8)
25-34  889  802  88.6  (85.0-91.5)  16   3.1  ( 1.6- 5.8)  71   8.3  ( 6.0-11.3)
35-44 1186 1089  89.3  (86.0-91.9)  18   2.1  ( 1.2- 3.9)  79   8.6  ( 6.3-11.7)
45-54 1222 1149  93.6  (91.4-95.2)  15   1.9  ( 1.0- 3.4)  58   4.5  ( 3.2- 6.3)
55-64 1044  961  91.6  (88.3-94.0)  14   1.2  ( 0.6- 2.4)  69   7.2  ( 5.0-10.4)
65+ 1598 1245  79.4  (76.6-81.9)  59   3.6  ( 2.5- 5.1) 294  17.0  (14.8-19.6)
     EDUCATION        
Less Than H.S. 1428 1096  75.1  (70.9-79.0)  47   4.2  ( 2.5- 7.0) 285  20.7  (17.2-24.7)
H.S. or G.E.D. 2486 2212  87.2  (83.8-90.0)  53   2.1  ( 1.5- 2.9) 221  10.7  ( 8.0-14.2)
Some Post-H.S. 1457 1361  93.0  (90.7-94.8)  21   1.9  ( 1.0- 3.5)  75   5.1  ( 3.6- 7.1)
College Graduate  973  918  92.1  (89.0-94.4)  16   2.6  ( 1.4- 4.9)  39   5.3  ( 3.6- 7.9)
  HOUSEHOLD INCOME        
Less than $15,000  882  715  77.1  (67.5-84.5)  29   3.6  ( 2.1- 6.0) 138  19.3  (12.1-29.5)
$15,000- 24,999 1002  895  86.7  (82.4-90.0)  18   2.0  ( 1.0- 4.1)  89  11.3  ( 8.2-15.4)
$25,000- 34,999  702  651  89.9  (84.4-93.6)  19   2.7  ( 1.4- 5.1)  32   7.4  ( 4.1-13.0)
$35,000- 49,999  795  752  92.4  (88.7-94.9)  13   2.7  ( 1.2- 6.0)  30   4.9  ( 3.1- 7.6)
$50,000 - 74,999  676  640  94.2  (91.4-96.1)  10   1.5  ( 0.7- 3.2)  26   4.3  ( 2.7- 6.9)
$75,000 +  453  436  93.3  (88.0-96.3)   5   2.1  ( 0.8- 5.2)  12   4.6  ( 2.1- 9.8)

#Use caution in interpreting data for total respondents less than 50. N = Cell Size, NH = Non-Hispanic, %
= Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.
Unless stated differently above, Missing, 'Don't know', and Refused responses are excluded.