What is the percentage of people dying from strokes?
10 percent of stroke victims recover almost completely.
25 percent of stroke victims recover with minor impairments.
40 percent of stroke victims experience moderate to severe impairments requiring special care.
10 percent of stroke victims require care in a nursing home or other long-term care facility.
15 percent die shortly after the stroke.
7.6 percent of ischemic strokes and 37.5 percent of hemorrhagic strokes result in death within 30 days.
While subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) represents only about 7 percent of all strokes, it is the most deadly - with more than a 50 percent fatality rate. Of the survivors, approximately half will suffer permanent disability.
22 percent of men and 25 percent of women die within a year of their first stroke.
14 percent of people who have a stroke or TIA will have another within a year.
About 25 percent of stroke victims will have another within five years.-cited from http://www.theuniversityhospital.com/stroke/stats.htm
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