Percentage of Adults Who Had A Stroke

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 831 2.7 0.1 2.5 3.0
GENDER
Male 307 2.5 0.2 2.2 2.8
Female 524 3.0 0.2 2.6 3.3
AGE GROUP
18-24 Years 0 . . . .
25-34 Years 17 0.9 0.3 0.4 1.5
35-44 Years 25 1.2 0.3 0.6 1.7
45-54 Years 94 2.5 0.3 1.9 3.1
55-64 Years 165 3.2 0.3 2.7 3.8
65+ Years 530 7.9 0.4 7.2 8.7
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 22 1.5 0.4 0.8 2.3
Non-Hispanic 809 2.8 0.1 2.6 3.1
RACE
White Only 740 2.7 0.1 2.5 3.0
Black or AA only 49 4.3 0.8 2.6 5.9
Other Race Only 23 1.7 0.4 0.9 2.5
More than one race 17 3.9 1.1 1.6 6.1
EDUCATION
Less than high school 92 3.9 0.5 2.9 5.0
High school graduate or G.E.D. 330 4.0 0.3 3.4 4.5
Some college 234 2.2 0.2 1.9 2.6
College graduate 172 1.5 0.1 1.3 1.8
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 154 5.8 0.6 4.6 7.1
$15,000 - $24,999 203 4.8 0.5 3.9 5.7
$25,000 - $34,999 100 2.9 0.3 2.3 3.6
$35,000 - $49,999 82 2.0 0.3 1.5 2.6
$50,000+ 111 1.1 0.1 0.8 1.3
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages or Self-employed 120 0.9 0.1 0.7 1.1
Out of work 32 2.1 0.4 1.3 2.9
Homemaker or Student 47 1.4 0.2 0.9 1.9
Retired 465 7.6 0.4 6.8 8.3
Unable to work 163 12.5 1.3 10.0 15.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 477 5.8 0.3 5.2 6.4
1-19 hours 26 1.4 0.3 0.7 2.0
20-39 hours 38 1.2 0.3 0.7 1.7
40+ hours 81 0.8 0.1 0.6 1.0
MARITAL STATUS
Married or member of an unmarried couple 352 2.3 0.1 2.0 2.6
Divorced or seperated 171 4.4 0.5 3.5 5.3
Widowed 256 8.2 0.6 7.1 9.4
Never married 48 1.1 0.2 0.6 1.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 552 7.6 0.4 6.7 8.4
Living without a disability 259 1.2 0.1 1.0 1.4
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 58 3.6 0.5 2.5 4.6
Rural 94 2.6 0.3 2.0 3.2
Densely-settled Rural 160 3.3 0.4 2.6 4.0
Semi-urban 122 2.6 0.3 2.0 3.2
Urban 397 2.6 0.2 2.2 2.9
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 773 3.0 0.1 2.7 3.2
Uninsured 57 1.7 0.3 1.2 2.2
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 242 8.4 0.7 7.1 9.7
No diabetes 589 2.1 0.1 1.9 2.4
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 126 5.0 0.6 3.9 6.1
No current asthma 698 2.5 0.1 2.3 2.7
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 463 6.2 0.3 5.5 6.9
No arthritis 357 1.7 0.1 1.4 1.9
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS
Fair or poor health 420 9.2 0.6 8.1 10.3
Excellent, very good or good health 404 1.6 0.1 1.4 1.8
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health not good 131 4.7 0.6 3.6 5.8
<14 days mental health not good 673 2.5 0.1 2.2 2.7
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 169 3.2 0.3 2.6 3.9
Non-smoker 656 2.6 0.1 2.3 2.8
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight (BMI<25) 257 2.5 0.2 2.1 3.0
Overweight (25<=BMI<30) 283 2.8 0.2 2.4 3.2
Obese (BMI>=30) 257 3.0 0.2 2.6 3.5
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 444 2.0 0.1 1.8 2.3
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 370 4.7 0.3 4.1 5.3
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 180 5.8 0.5 4.8 6.8
Not served on active duty 651 2.3 0.1 2.1 2.6

Numerator: Respondents reporting they had been told by a doctor, nurse, or
other health professional that they had A Stroke.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.