Percentage of Adults Who Had a Stroke

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 568 3.2 0.2 2.9 3.5
GENDER
Male 229 3.0 0.2 2.6 3.5
Female 339 3.3 0.2 2.9 3.7
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 3 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.6
25-34 years 10 0.8 0.3 0.3 1.3
35-44 years 26 1.7 0.4 0.9 2.5
45-54 years 51 2.3 0.4 1.6 3.0
55-64 years 146 4.8 0.4 3.9 5.6
65+ years 332 8.0 0.5 7.1 9.0
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 12 1.7 0.6 0.5 2.9
Non-Hispanic 553 3.3 0.2 3.0 3.7
RACE
White only 493 3.1 0.2 2.8 3.5
Black or African American only 32 4.1 0.9 2.4 5.8
Other race only 18 3.3 0.9 1.5 5.1
More than one race 17 4.0 1.1 1.9 6.1
EDUCATION
Less than high school 53 4.8 0.8 3.3 6.4
High school graduate or G.E.D 199 3.8 0.3 3.2 4.5
Some college 193 3.3 0.3 2.8 3.8
College graduate 123 1.7 0.2 1.4 2.0
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 94 7.5 0.9 5.7 9.4
$15,000 to $24,999 134 5.2 0.5 4.2 6.3
$25,000 to $34,999 71 3.7 0.5 2.7 4.7
$35,000 to $49,999 64 2.7 0.4 1.9 3.4
$50,000 or more 99 1.4 0.2 1.1 1.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 110 1.2 0.1 0.9 1.5
Out of work 24 3.3 0.8 1.7 4.8
Homemaker/Student 22 1.1 0.3 0.5 1.6
Retired 279 8.0 0.5 7.0 9.1
Unable to work 129 14.1 1.4 11.4 16.7
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 275 6.0 0.4 5.2 6.8
1 to less than 20 hours 31 2.4 0.5 1.3 3.4
20 hours to less than 40 hours 24 1.3 0.3 0.7 1.9
40 hours to less than 60 hours 69 1.1 0.1 0.8 1.3
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 268 2.7 0.2 2.3 3.1
Divorced/Seperated 125 5.8 0.6 4.5 7.0
Widowed 139 9.5 0.9 7.7 11.3
Never married 34 0.9 0.2 0.5 1.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 350 9.1 0.6 8.0 10.2
Living without a disability 197 1.5 0.1 1.3 1.8
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 38 4.3 0.8 2.8 5.9
Rural 65 4.0 0.6 2.8 5.1
Densely-settled rural 98 3.3 0.4 2.6 4.0
Semi-Urban 76 2.8 0.4 2.1 3.6
Urban 291 3.0 0.2 2.6 3.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 532 3.5 0.2 3.1 3.8
Uninsured 34 1.8 0.4 1.1 2.5
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 179 9.6 0.8 8.0 11.2
No diabetes 387 2.4 0.2 2.1 2.7
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 95 6.2 0.7 4.7 7.6
No current asthma 468 2.9 0.2 2.6 3.2
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 341 7.2 0.4 6.3 8.1
No arthritis 227 1.8 0.2 1.5 2.1
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 100 6.6 0.8 5.1 8.2
<14 days mental health NOT good 450 2.8 0.2 2.5 3.1
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 118 4.4 0.5 3.5 5.3
Non-smoker 424 2.9 0.2 2.6 3.3
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 156 2.9 0.3 2.3 3.4
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 195 3.3 0.3 2.7 3.8
Obese, BMI>=30 196 3.9 0.3 3.2 4.5
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 313 2.4 0.2 2.1 2.7
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 255 5.7 0.4 4.9 6.5
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 124 6.1 0.6 4.9 7.3
Did not serve on active duty 444 2.8 0.2 2.5 3.1

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