Percentage of Adults Who Had a Stroke

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 473 2.9 0.2 2.6 3.2
GENDER
Male 212 3.0 0.2 2.6 3.5
Female 261 2.8 0.2 2.4 3.2
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.3
25-34 years 9 0.6 0.2 0.2 1.1
35-44 years 17 1.1 0.3 0.5 1.6
45-54 years 35 2.2 0.4 1.4 3.1
55-64 years 111 4.5 0.5 3.5 5.5
65+ years 300 7.5 0.5 6.5 8.5
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 14 2.1 0.6 0.8 3.3
Non-Hispanic 453 3.0 0.2 2.6 3.3
RACE
White only 428 2.9 0.2 2.6 3.3
Black or African American only 20 3.4 0.9 1.6 5.2
Other race only 7 1.8 0.7 0.4 3.2
More than one race 10 2.8 1.0 0.9 4.8
EDUCATION
Less than high school 54 5.8 0.9 4.0 7.5
High school graduate or G.E.D 154 3.2 0.3 2.6 3.8
Some college 152 2.9 0.3 2.3 3.4
College graduate 109 1.5 0.2 1.2 1.8
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 72 7.5 1.1 5.3 9.6
$15,000 to $24,999 107 5.1 0.6 3.9 6.3
$25,000 to $34,999 63 4.0 0.6 2.7 5.2
$35,000 to $49,999 35 1.5 0.3 0.9 2.0
$50,000 or more 98 1.5 0.2 1.1 1.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 84 1.1 0.1 0.8 1.3
Out of work 16 3.5 1.0 1.5 5.5
Homemaker/Student 22 1.3 0.3 0.6 1.9
Retired 241 7.2 0.5 6.1 8.2
Unable to work 104 13.4 1.6 10.3 16.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 227 5.4 0.4 4.6 6.3
1 to less than 20 hours 19 1.9 0.5 0.9 2.9
20 hours to less than 40 hours 27 1.5 0.3 0.8 2.2
40 hours or more 55 0.9 0.1 0.6 1.2
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 191 2.2 0.2 1.8 2.5
Divorced/Seperated 120 6.1 0.7 4.8 7.5
Widowed 123 8.1 0.9 6.4 9.8
Never married 39 1.3 0.3 0.8 1.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 291 7.8 0.6 6.7 8.9
Living without a disability 152 1.3 0.1 1.1 1.6
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 31 3.7 0.8 2.0 5.3
Rural 49 3.5 0.6 2.3 4.7
Densely-settled rural 84 3.5 0.5 2.6 4.4
Semi-Urban 71 2.6 0.3 1.9 3.2
Urban 238 2.7 0.2 2.3 3.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 447 3.1 0.2 2.7 3.4
Uninsured 25 2.0 0.5 1.1 3.0
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 128 7.7 0.8 6.2 9.2
No diabetes 342 2.4 0.2 2.1 2.7
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 61 4.7 0.7 3.3 6.1
No current asthma 409 2.7 0.2 2.4 3.1
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 261 6.3 0.5 5.4 7.2
No arthritis 210 1.8 0.2 1.5 2.1
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 74 5.1 0.7 3.6 6.5
<14 days mental health NOT good 386 2.6 0.2 2.3 2.9
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 102 4.6 0.6 3.5 5.8
Non-smoker 340 2.5 0.2 2.2 2.8
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 138 2.8 0.3 2.2 3.4
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 151 2.8 0.3 2.3 3.4
Obese, BMI>=30 146 3.2 0.3 2.6 3.9
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 264 2.2 0.2 1.9 2.5
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 203 5.2 0.4 4.3 6.0
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 111 6.3 0.7 4.9 7.6
Did not serve on active duty 356 2.4 0.2 2.1 2.7

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.