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Data List for Adults Who Could Correctly Identify the Major Symptoms of Stroke by Local Health District, Utah, 2009

Local Health DistrictAge-adjusted Percentage of AdultsLower LimitUpper Limit
Record Count: 14
Bear River35.3%26.2%45.5%
Central48.0%36.8%59.4%
Davis County51.3%43.7%58.9%
Salt Lake County44.1%40.2%48.2%
Southeast41.4%31.5%52.1%
Southwest42.5%32.6%53.1%
Summit50.0%39.8%60.2%
Tooele47.6%37.1%58.2%
TriCounty40.3%30.8%50.6%
Utah County48.6%41.6%55.6%
Wasatch48.7%37.2%60.2%
Weber-Morgan48.2%39.1%57.5%
State45.3%42.7%47.8%
U.S.43.6%43.0%44.2%

Data Notes

Data are age-adjusted to the U.S. 2000 standard population. The U.S. rate represents 19 states, including Utah, which used this question on the BRFSS in 2009.

Data Source

Utah Data: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, Office of Public Health Assessment, Utah Department of Health

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Definition

Percent of Utah adults who could identify 5 stroke warning signs and would call 911 if they thought someone was having a stroke.

How We Calculated the Rates

Numerator:All survey respondents aged 18 and over who correctly identified all 5 signs and symptoms of stroke and reported that they would call 911 if they thought someone was having a stroke.
Denominator:All survey respondents aged 18 and over, except those whose answers were missing or refused.

Date Indicator Content Last Updated: 10/06/2010


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Content updated: Tue, 28 Jul 2015 19:46:20 MDT