Do you think sudden numbness or weakness of face,arm, or leg, especially on one side 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 6355 5737  90.6  (89.1-92.0) 115   2.1  ( 1.6- 2.9) 503   7.2  ( 6.0- 8.7)
     GENDER        
Male 2093 1867  90.2  (88.3-91.8)  40   2.4  ( 1.5- 3.8) 186   7.4  ( 6.1- 9.0)
Female 4262 3870  91.0  (88.5-92.9)  75   1.9  ( 1.4- 2.7) 317   7.1  ( 5.2- 9.6)
   RACE/ETHNICITY        
White/NH 5958 5395  90.9  (89.4-92.3) 105   2.1  ( 1.6- 2.9) 458   6.9  ( 5.7- 8.4)
African American/NH  194  167  91.6  (86.6-94.8)   5   1.5  ( 0.5- 4.6)  22   6.9  ( 4.0-11.5)
       AGE        
18-24  402  371  89.2  (78.4-94.9)   6   1.8  ( 0.6- 5.1)  25   9.1  ( 3.7-20.5)
25-34  888  831  92.3  (88.9-94.7)  10   2.2  ( 1.0- 5.1)  47   5.5  ( 3.6- 8.2)
35-44 1186 1119  92.8  (90.2-94.8)  13   1.5  ( 0.7- 3.2)  54   5.7  ( 4.0- 8.1)
45-54 1222 1162  94.9  (92.7-96.4)  10   1.4  ( 0.6- 3.4)  50   3.7  ( 2.6- 5.3)
55-64 1044  969  93.3  (90.7-95.2)  18   1.8  ( 0.8- 4.2)  57   4.8  ( 3.4- 6.8)
65+ 1598 1273  80.0  (77.3-82.6)  58   4.3  ( 2.9- 6.1) 267  15.7  (13.6-18.1)
     EDUCATION        
Less Than H.S. 1428 1144  81.5  (78.2-84.4)  43   3.1  ( 1.8- 5.1) 241  15.5  (12.9-18.4)
H.S. or G.E.D. 2486 2278  90.6  (87.3-93.2)  37   1.8  ( 1.1- 3.0) 171   7.6  ( 5.2-10.9)
Some Post-H.S. 1457 1379  94.5  (92.5-96.0)  19   2.3  ( 1.2- 4.1)  59   3.2  ( 2.3- 4.5)
College Graduate  972  927  94.4  (91.8-96.3)  16   1.8  ( 0.8- 3.9)  29   3.7  ( 2.3- 6.0)
  HOUSEHOLD INCOME        
Less than $15,000  882  747  81.0  (70.7-88.2)  21   2.1  ( 1.0- 4.2) 114  17.0  ( 9.9-27.6)
$15,000- 24,999 1002  918  90.1  (86.4-92.9)  23   3.0  ( 1.7- 5.2)  61   6.9  ( 4.6-10.3)
$25,000- 34,999  702  667  95.0  (92.2-96.8)  17   2.7  ( 1.4- 5.2)  18   2.3  ( 1.3- 4.1)
$35,000- 49,999  795  765  94.8  (91.7-96.7)  11   2.2  ( 0.9- 4.9)  19   3.1  ( 1.8- 5.3)
$50,000 - 74,999  676  651  95.8  (92.9-97.6)   9   1.6  ( 0.6- 4.2)  16   2.6  ( 1.4- 4.8)
$75,000 +  453  439  95.1  (90.5-97.5)   4   2.1  ( 0.6- 7.1)  10   2.8  ( 1.3- 5.9)

#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.