Percentage of Adults Who Had A Stroke

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 907 3.0 0.1 2.8 3.3
GENDER
Male 376 2.9 0.2 2.6 3.3
Female 531 3.1 0.2 2.8 3.4
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 6 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.7
25-34 years 13 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.8
35-44 years 35 1.2 0.2 0.7 1.6
45-54 years 75 2.3 0.3 1.7 3.0
55-64 years 215 4.3 0.3 3.7 5.0
65+ years 563 8.1 0.4 7.3 8.8
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 25 1.4 0.3 0.7 2.0
Non-hispanic 874 3.2 0.1 2.9 3.5
RACE
White only 768 2.9 0.1 2.6 3.1
Black or African American only 71 5.4 0.9 3.7 7.1
Other race only 25 3.1 0.7 1.7 4.5
More than one race 27 6.0 1.3 3.5 8.6
EDUCATION
Less than high school 102 4.7 0.5 3.6 5.7
High school graduate or G.E.D 294 3.5 0.2 3.0 4.0
Some college 282 3.0 0.2 2.6 3.4
College graduate 222 1.8 0.1 1.6 2.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 135 6.4 0.7 5.1 7.7
$15,000 to $24,999 181 4.7 0.4 3.9 5.6
$25,000 to $34,999 99 4.0 0.5 3.0 4.9
$35,000 to $49,999 113 2.7 0.3 2.1 3.3
$50,000 or more 177 1.5 0.1 1.2 1.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 159 1.0 0.1 0.8 1.2
Out of work 29 2.7 0.6 1.6 3.9
Homemaker/Student 43 1.1 0.2 0.7 1.5
Retired 473 7.9 0.4 7.1 8.7
Unable to work 184 12.9 1.1 10.7 15.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 453 5.9 0.3 5.3 6.5
1 to less than 20 hours 42 2.5 0.5 1.5 3.4
20 hours to less than 40 hours 51 1.5 0.2 1.0 1.9
40 plus hours 108 0.9 0.1 0.7 1.2
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 429 2.6 0.1 2.3 2.9
Divorced/Seperated 181 4.8 0.4 4.0 5.6
Widowed 234 9.4 0.7 7.9 10.8
Never married 63 1.1 0.2 0.8 1.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 554 8.8 0.4 7.9 9.6
Not living with a disability 314 1.4 0.1 1.2 1.6
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 68 4.6 0.7 3.2 5.9
Rural 99 3.5 0.4 2.7 4.3
Densely-settled rural 146 3.0 0.3 2.4 3.5
Semi-Urban 132 2.5 0.3 2.0 3.0
Urban 462 3.0 0.2 2.6 3.3
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 858 3.2 0.1 3.0 3.5
Uninsured 42 1.6 0.3 1.1 2.1
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 272 9.2 0.6 7.9 10.4
No diabetes 634 2.4 0.1 2.1 2.6
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 146 6.8 0.7 5.5 8.1
No current asthma 751 2.6 0.1 2.4 2.9
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Yes 544 7.2 0.4 6.5 7.8
No 353 1.6 0.1 1.4 1.8
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 157 6.3 0.6 5.1 7.5
<14 days mental health NOT good 725 2.6 0.1 2.4 2.9
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 174 3.9 0.4 3.2 4.6
Non-smoker 694 2.8 0.1 2.6 3.1
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 258 2.7 0.2 2.3 3.0
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 269 2.9 0.2 2.5 3.4
Obese, BMI>=30 318 3.7 0.3 3.2 4.2
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Yes 484 2.4 0.1 2.2 2.7
No 336 4.7 0.3 4.1 5.3
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 183 5.2 0.4 4.3 6.0
Did not serve on active duty 713 2.7 0.1 2.5 2.9

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.