Do you think pain or discomfort in the arms or shoulder are symptoms of a heart attack?
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 6364 5634  89.5  (88.3-90.6) 254   4.0  ( 3.3- 4.9) 476   6.5  ( 5.7- 7.4)
     GENDER        
Male 2095 1835  89.0  (87.1-90.7)  85   3.9  ( 2.9- 5.2) 175   7.1  ( 5.8- 8.7)
Female 4269 3799  89.9  (88.4-91.2) 169   4.2  ( 3.3- 5.4) 301   5.9  ( 5.0- 7.0)
   RACE/ETHNICITY        
White/NH 5965 5295  89.9  (88.8-91.0) 238   4.0  ( 3.3- 4.9) 432   6.0  ( 5.3- 6.9)
African American/NH  195  160  82.7  (72.9-89.5)   9   7.2  ( 2.5-19.0)  26  10.1  ( 6.2-16.0)
       AGE        
18-24  402  350  87.2  (81.5-91.3)  21   5.0  ( 2.6- 9.2)  31   7.9  ( 4.8-12.6)
25-34  890  817  91.0  (87.7-93.5)  24   4.4  ( 2.5- 7.5)  49   4.6  ( 3.2- 6.6)
35-44 1188 1104  92.3  (89.7-94.2)  32   2.4  ( 1.5- 3.9)  52   5.3  ( 3.7- 7.6)
45-54 1223 1155  94.9  (93.1-96.2)  24   2.3  ( 1.4- 3.7)  44   2.8  ( 1.9- 4.1)
55-64 1044  962  92.6  (89.9-94.6)  31   3.4  ( 2.0- 5.8)  51   4.0  ( 2.7- 5.8)
65+ 1601 1232  77.2  (74.3-79.9) 122   7.6  ( 6.0- 9.6) 247  15.1  (12.9-17.6)
     EDUCATION        
Less Than H.S. 1430 1115  79.4  (76.1-82.3)  88   6.5  ( 4.8- 8.8) 227  14.1  (11.7-16.8)
H.S. or G.E.D. 2490 2222  89.1  (87.0-90.9) 100   4.3  ( 3.2- 5.8) 168   6.6  ( 5.2- 8.3)
Some Post-H.S. 1458 1368  93.7  (91.4-95.4)  39   3.0  ( 1.8- 5.1)  51   3.3  ( 2.3- 4.7)
College Graduate  974  919  94.7  (92.4-96.3)  27   2.4  ( 1.4- 4.3)  28   2.9  ( 1.8- 4.7)
  HOUSEHOLD INCOME        
Less than $15,000  882  735  83.8  (79.0-87.7)  43   5.7  ( 3.1-10.3) 104  10.4  ( 7.9-13.6)
$15,000- 24,999 1003  887  86.0  (81.8-89.4)  55   6.2  ( 4.3- 9.0)  61   7.7  ( 5.1-11.6)
$25,000- 34,999  705  657  93.5  (90.5-95.5)  27   3.8  ( 2.3- 6.1)  21   2.8  ( 1.5- 5.0)
$35,000- 49,999  796  755  93.1  (89.9-95.4)  22   3.7  ( 2.1- 6.5)  19   3.2  ( 1.9- 5.5)
$50,000 - 74,999  676  644  95.1  (92.6-96.9)  13   1.8  ( 0.9- 3.5)  19   3.1  ( 1.8- 5.3)
$75,000 +  453  431  93.2  (88.3-96.1)  12   4.0  ( 1.9- 8.3)  10   2.8  ( 1.1- 6.6)

#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.