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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Cumberland County

Disability+

What is the farthest distance you can walk by yourself, without any special equipment or help from others?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Not any distance Length of house or less 1-2 city blocks 1 or more miles
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,012 51 1.2 0.7- 1.8 132 4.4 3.5- 5.7 201 6.1 5.0- 7.6 2,628 88.3 86.4-89.9
Cumberland County 205 4 2.4 0.9- 6.4 6 1.7 0.6- 4.5 12 4.6 2.5- 8.3 183 91.3 86.4-94.5
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 210 4 2.3 0.8- 6.2 12 3.9 2.1- 7.2 9 3.5 1.7- 6.8 185 90.3 85.5-93.7
Durham 203 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3 8 2.6 1.2- 5.6 14 5.2 2.7- 9.6 178 91.5 86.6-94.7
Forsyth 227 5 1.4 0.6- 3.5 9 3.6 1.6- 8.2 17 4.9 2.9- 8.2 196 90.0 85.2-93.4
Gaston 229 5 1.4 0.6- 3.7 8 3.5 1.5- 7.6 18 8.3 5.0-13.5 198 86.8 81.0-91.0
Guilford 187 4 1.2 0.5- 3.3 7 3.1 1.4- 6.6 15 6.6 3.8-11.3 161 89.1 83.7-92.8
Mecklenburg 207 2 0.9 0.2- 3.6 8 4.0 1.7- 9.1 8 2.3 1.1- 4.8 189 92.8 87.8-95.8
New Hanover 194 5 1.7 0.7- 4.2 5 1.9 0.7- 4.7 12 4.6 2.5- 8.5 172 91.8 87.2-94.9
Onslow 208 4 1.0 0.4- 2.9 5 2.6 1.0- 6.7 10 3.5 1.7- 6.9 189 92.9 88.3-95.7
Wake 205 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 4 1.8 0.7- 5.0 8 2.4 1.1- 5.0 192 95.6 92.1-97.6
Western NC 304 7 1.8 0.7- 4.1 20 5.9 3.6- 9.4 27 7.1 4.7-10.8 250 85.2 80.5-89.0
Piedmont NC 318 6 1.7 0.7- 4.5 15 3.8 2.2- 6.6 20 5.6 3.2- 9.4 277 88.9 84.4-92.3
Eastern NC 315 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 25 7.0 4.3-11.3 31 9.6 6.4-14.1 258 83.2 77.7-87.6

+ Approximately half of the respondents received questions from this topic See Technical Notes for more information.

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for Cumberland County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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